Bees and other beneficials are unbelievably important. Bees are often thought to pollinate roughly a third of our edible crops. However sadly they are struggling worldwide, partly due to habitat loss. Which means that we can help!
By planting a wide range of flowers we can provide them with food, which should also give us the benefit of improved pollination within our garden.
Here are just a few plants that are great for bees and other beneficial insects, other plants not included in this that help and are often available instore includes: Alyssume, Anise Hyssop, Bergamot, Borage, Hebes, Echinacea, Oregano, Thyme, Pieris, Roses, Blueberries, Raspberries, Crab Apples, Catnip, Nepeta, & Phacelia.