A bee pollinates a sprig of Firebush, or Hamelia patens, at Naples Zoo on Wednesday.  Due to troubling times for pollinators in the U.S., National Pollinator Week is being celebrated now across the country for its second consecutive year.  All week visitors to Naples Zoo can learn how they can help pollinators during the Tropical Plant Trek, a tour which highlights the zoo's flora and its hard-working pollinators.

Photo by COURTNEY POTTER, Staff

A bee pollinates a sprig of Firebush, or Hamelia patens, at Naples Zoo on Wednesday. Due to troubling times for pollinators in the U.S., National Pollinator Week is being celebrated now across the country for its second consecutive year. All week visitors to Naples Zoo can learn how they can help pollinators during the Tropical Plant Trek, a tour which highlights the zoo's flora and its hard-working pollinators.

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