Which plants are best for drawing bees to your garden? We found an article revealing the 18 best plants to grow for attracting bees, with beautiful charts illustrating the ideas.
Planting the right flora draws honey bees that thrive on those flowers, and honey bees are a sure sign of a healthy, thriving garden.
Some of the plants they recommend are well-known and respected by gardeners for their herbal uses, for their beauty and color and their long standing usage in cooking.
One of their recommendations, Rosemary, does an excellent job of attracting honey bees, and it has been a culinary herb for thousands of years. It is great for companion planting, and its scent is especially pleasant. No wonder the bees love it so much.
They also recommend planting Lavender, which has a history of usage in herbalism. Bees love Lavender, and its pollen imparts its herbal qualities to the honey made from it by them. It is a common ingredient in soaps, shampoos and skin care products. It is known for its relaxing properties. It has a lovely scent.
Their article has tons of information on attracting bees, and the illustrations are worth a thousand words. Every gardener can benefit from this information, and following their advice will help the bees, too. A beautiful garden draws buzzing, happy honey bees, which makes gardeners happy. It’s good for the bees and good for the gardener, so everyone wins.
Infographic Source: Budget Direct , https://www.budgetdirect.com.au/blog/18-plants-grow-bee-friendly-garden.html