Category Archives: Bee Friendly Flowers

Flowers You Can Eat

Flowers You Can Eat

It’s surprising how many flowers you can eat!. Flowers have been used in cooking and as decorations for thousands of years adding colour, flavour, texture and of course therapeutic benefits. Today they can be found in a variety of restaurants around the world but you can also try some edible flower recipes at home. A […]

What should I plant for flowers to attract bees in summer?

flowers to attract bees in summer

It takes a lot of energy to produce all that honey which is why flowers providing nectar and pollen for bees are so crucial. You probably think there’s plenty of flowers during the summer for bees but actually there’s a lull in forage from naturally occurring wild flowers and trees in June. Beekeepers often refer […]