Many plants are described as attracting bees or even being 'Perfect for Pollinators'.
However, we have found that the attraction varies enormously. Some only seem to get the
Below are some plants we have found to be virtual bee or butterfly 'magnets'. Have as many of
these as your space and conditions allow. We try to make these our 'power' plants, which are
plants that perform well/ for a long time - so are repeated at intervals throughout the
garden to pull the design together.
Note how clearl ybees are particularly attracted to purple/ mauve/ violet.