Wow, I always saw these trees as a weed, but did not realise that they were killers of bees!
Below is an extract from Bob (the Beeman) Luttrell's article.
'While I cannot say just what the chemical mechanism of the toxicity is, it seems to be quick, I have watched a bee in its death throes within the flower itself. I have collected many such specimens.'
Here is the link to Bob's article - Africa…
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