Pollinator Gardens in Alaska
Bumblebee on fireweed.
PHOTO: USFWS/Deborah Rudis
Most flowering plants depend on bees, butterflies, hummingbirds, and other animals for pollination. Pollination is an essential part of plant reproduction, producing fertile seeds and, in some species, fruit.
In Alaska our pollinators include at least 95 bee species and 75 butterfly species!