honeybee on flower

PLANTING FLOWERS FOR HONEY BEES

Honey bee populations are on the decline, and it helps to plant flowers that provide food for them. They need both nectar and pollen, so we have planted a variety of flowers. So, this year we we have been researching what plants they need and are planning on planting flowers for the honeybees next year.

honey bee on red and orange milkweed flower
honey bee on orange nasturtium flower
honeybee

LIST OF FLOWERS FOR BEES

  • Lobelia
  • Nastertiums
  • Cornflower
  • Agapanthus
  • Mint
  • Oregano
  • Thyme
  • Sunflower
  • Salvia
honeybee on flower
honeybee
honeybee on purple flower

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