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  •  I have a book (1+ / 0-)
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    published in 1920, which lists honey plants. Linden is listed in that book. Linden has long been known as a decent source of honey.

    And yes, according to the Oregon Department of Agriculture, it confirmed that it was the pesticide which killed the bees.

    If you saw dead or dying bees around it, the problem was probably from some other source, such as spray on the plant, or on nearby plants.

    "In times of universal deceit, telling the truth will be a revolutionary act." -George Orwell

    by ZhenRen on Sun Jun 30, 2013 at 04:20:06 PM PDT

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