18 plants that will give you a bee-friendly garden

bee friendly garden

If you’ve been paying attention to the news over the last few years, you’ll know that bee populations are in decline, which spells bad new for all of us. Far from being a nuisance, bees pollinate many of the plants that we depend on for food and pay a crucial part in our planet’s ecosystem.

If you want to play your part in protecting the bee population, check out the infographic below by Budget Direct Home Insurance. In it you’ll find a list of plants from around the world that will provide bees with food and encourage them to visit your garden. It’s also full of other useful tips, such as using a diverse range of plants to attract different types of bees and alternatives to using harmful pesticides.

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bees infographic