A study by the University of Worcester in England and Britain’s National Trust has found the bees that live in towns and cities eat a more varied diet than those living in rural locations. Country bees rely mostly on monocrop farms, while urban and suburban bees have a wider range of flowers to feed on. From a BBC News report: Hives from Kensington Palace in London showed evidence of eucalyptus and elderberry, while suburban sites such as those around the University of Worcester – where the researchers who carried out the study work – showed a rich mix including lily,…
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