For every gardener who cares about the planet, this guide to designing a bee garden helps you create a stunningly colourful, vibrant, healthy habitat that attracts both honeybees and native bees.
No matter how small or large your space, and regardless of whether you live in the city, suburbs, or country, just a few simple changes to your garden can fight the effects of colony collapse disorder and the worldwide decline in bee population that threatens our global food chain.
There are many personal benefits of having a bee garden as well!
Illustrated with spectacular full-colour photos, The Bee-Friendly Garden debunks myths about bees, explains seasonal flower progression, and provides detailed instructions for nest boxes and water features.
From ‘super blooming’ flowers to regional plant lists and plants to avoid, this an essential tool for every gardener who cares about the planet and wants to make their yard a welcoming habitat for nature’s most productive pollinator.