Members of the Orchid family are known to have some of the most complex and deceitful pollination mechanisms. These masters of mimicry do not often rely on the traditional lure of food rewards such as nectar, instead they use modified floral parts that are designed to deceive! Telipogon sarae an orchid native to Ecuador, is a … More 3D Printing and Orchid pollination
When people think of pollinators, they generally think of bees, and when people think of bees they typically think of honeybees! This is because they are the most well-known and most studied species of bee. However in the Unites States alone there are over 5000 species of native bees that help pollinate crops and wildflowers. … More More Than Just Honeybees!