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10 Plants Bees Love

ellie.white
Published on June 14th 2018
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As most of us know, bees are on the decline. Therefore the best thing we can all do, as gardeners and lovers of nature, is to plant plenty of bee-friendly plants and flowers to help give them plenty of pollen.
Here's a list of 10 plants that bees love:

Dahlia

Dahlia spp.

Lavender 'Sussex'

Lavandula × intermedia 'Sussex'

A close up of some white Lavandula x intermedia 'Edelweiss' flowers

Lavender 'Edelweiss'

Lavandula × intermedia 'Edelweiss'

A close up of some purple Salvia officinalis flowers

Common Sage

Salvia officinalis

A close up of the blue star shaped flower of Borago officinalis

Borage

Borago officinalis

Common Hyacinth

Hyacinthus orientalis

Foxglove

Digitalis purpurea

Blue Globe Thistle

Echinops bannaticus

Stock

Matthiola incana

A close up of a pink flower of a Cosmos bipinnatus plant.

Cosmos

Cosmos bipinnatus

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