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Pansy

viola tricolor

Description:

Blue and yellow petals, the shape is round stars, blooms in the spring, smells like nectar.

Habitat:

my neighborhood in ohio

Notes:

my plant is not a good plant for pollinator's because it never had pollinator's

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4 Comments

Christina H
Christina H 2 months ago

That's a great idea Dominic! Maybe the pollinators have a certain temperature they like best (just like us!). Around what temperature do you think you'll see the most pollinators? Why?

dominic.angelone25
dominic.angelone25 2 months ago

it was cold when I observed, so i will look when it is warm out.

kyle.stocksdale
kyle.stocksdale 2 months ago

Hi! That's a nice find. Did you notice any insects, worms, slugs, or arachnids also nearby? Do you think it would be interesting to check on the flowers early in the morning, around 2pm on a sunny day, and once more after dinner just to observe what times are more active? Please share your findings if you do so.

cnakajima
cnakajima 2 months ago

Those are some pretty flowers! You mentioned that your plant never had any pollinators. Do you remember what time it was when you took this photo? Can you try visiting this plant again at a different time of day to see if it has any pollinators?

Ohio, USA

Spotted on May 12, 2020
Submitted on May 12, 2020

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