The Wonder of Discovery - Pollinators All Around

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The 2013 posters have arrived!!

Take time to discover the bees, hummingbirds, bats, butterflies, moths, and others on this poster. BeeSmart™ tools are available to help you share your own pollinator discoveries. The Wonder of Discovery – Pollinators All Around 2013 poster debuts pollinator scenes artist- Carolyn Vibbert. Vibbert’s approach to The Wonder of Discover poster includes a bold, simple color palette and scenes full of action. “This is the first pollinator poster we have done that includes a vital player in the world of pollinators- people!” explains P2’s Communication Manager, Sunny Boyd.

For Kids

Download this black and white PDF version to color the pollinators, plants and people!

Who's on the poster?

Who's that pollinator?

a. Lesser long-nose bat - Leptonycteris yerbabuenae
b. Cactus bee - Diadasia opuntiae
c. Hummingbird Hawkmoth - Macroglossum stellatarum
d. Milkweed beetle - Tetraopes tetrophthalmus
e. Monarch Butterflies – Danaus plexippus
f. Hummingbird – Calypte sp.
g. Squash bees – Peponapis sp.
h. Bumble bees – Bombus sp.
i. Alkali bees – Nomia melanderi
j. Honey bees – Apis mellifera
k. Carpenter bees – Xylocopa sp.

View/download the larger PDF version here. Wonder Poster Identifications Pollinators

Who's that person?

i. Bat observers – Learn more from Bat Conservation International
ii. Butterfly observer – Learn more from Monarch Watch and North American Butterfly Association
iii. Monarch tagger – Learn more from Monarch Joint Venture
iv. Beekeeper – Learn more from American Beekeeping Federation and the American Honey Producers Association
v. Gardener – Learn more from the US Botanic Garden, BeeSmart Pollinator Gardener App, and the National Gardening Association
vi. S.H.A.R.E. (Simply Have Areas Reserved for the Environment) Sign – A pollinator habitat

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Who's that plant?

1. Stenocereus thurberi (organ pipe cactus)
2. Larrea tridentate (Creosote)
3. Carnegiea gigantea (saguaro cactus)
4. Helianthus annuus (sunflower)
5. Aquilegia flabellata var. pumila (white columbine or fan columbine)
6. Asclepias incarnata (swamp milkweed)
7. Asclepias syriaca (common milkweed)
8. Asclepias tuberosa (butterfly milkweed)
9. Aquilegia canadensis (red columbine)
10. Echinacea purpurea (purple coneflower)
11. Salvia spp. (sage species)
12. Pyrus sp. (pear)
13. Rubus fruticosus (blackberry)
14. Solanum melongena (eggplant)
15. Cucumis sativus (cucumber)
16. Solanum lycopersicum (tomato)
17. Vaccinium corymbosum (blueberry)
18. Abies sp. (fir tree)

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