15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Furry bee on purple thistle in the Mendocino Headlands

A furry bee dusted in pollen atop a purple thistle bloom, surrounded by dry grasses in the Mendocino Headlands in Northern California.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2017
Date Uploaded: 08.2017
Photo Location: Mendocino, California, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D3300
Copyright: © Shannon Andrews