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Pollen & Nectar Sources 

 

     Plant                 Month of bloom    Color of Pollen         Nectar Source

 

Maple  Acer spp.                                         Feb. - April                                Light Yellow                              Major/weather dependent

 

Grey Alder Alnus incana                         Feb. - April                                Brownish Yellow                                         Fair

 

Red Maple Acer rubrum                          Feb. - April                        Grey Brown                                 Major/weather dependent