18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
TREE OF LIFE - The Lignum Vitae purple flower with Honey Bee.

"Lignum Vitae" translates from Latin into English as the "Tree of Life". When in bloom it produces a glorious purple flower that Honey Bees find most enjoyable.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Camera: Canon EOS 7D
Copyright: © Lizabeth Stirling-Perkins