Category Archives: Attract Bees

Hen and Chick Poppy | A Unique Flower for the Garden

Fast becoming a poplar addition to many perennial gardens, the Hens and Chicks Poppy (Papaver Somniferum) is a beautiful, albeit unusual, plant. In the spring, it features a single flower featuring stunning petals ranging in color from pink to dark … Continue reading

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Diseases Spread From Honeybees to Wild Bumblebees

More bad news for our pollinator friends.

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Free Guides to Attracting Garden Pollinators

Something for nothing. A no-cost guidebook to planting for pollinators.

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Where’s the Buzz? Few Bees in the Garden

Garden-friendly bees hit by yet another blow.

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Full Bloom | Little Bluestem and Purple Love Grass

Full Bloom delves into the history, characteristics, uses and potential of a single type of plant. Here, GV contributing writer Joyce Newman introduces two low-maintenance ornamental native perennial grasses that bring a punch of color (and more) to fall landscapes.

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