How to welcome wild bees into your garden

Did you know that bees provide us with every third mouthful of food we eat? Without bees, we'd be unable to grow lots of favourite foods, including tomatoes, blueberries and green beans. They are vital, and they need help

Level of expertise needed
Beginner
How to welcome wild bees into your garden
Daisy-type flowers are ideal for bees

Equipment


  • Bee-friendly plants
  • Bee hotel
  • Lawnmower
  • Birdbath and pebbles

Top tip!

Relax about weeds in your lawn. Some, such as daisies and clover are actually really good food sources for bees

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