|We rescued some tadpoles from a drying up puddle and look what happened|
We recently watched our rescued tadpoles grow into teeny tiny froglets thanks to RSPB's mini pond tutorial and my son is convinced we have a hedgehog living in the hedgehog house we have hidden away under the bushes, so it will come to no surprise that we also try to encourage the bees to pop by, and oh my days we had a biggie visit the other day, but she seemed to be camera shy (translated to I lost her when I pulled my phone out my pocket)!
|Bees visiting last year|
Choosing flowers to help beesChoosing purple flowers
Planting singular and tubular shaped flowers
Sourcing Lavender for the front garden & Heather for the back garden.
Create a bee pot for the winterCreating a shelter for the queen bumblebee for the winter, I love this idea and will be adding this to our garden to-do list!
Do have a look at the info below, thanks to Suttons and let me know if you too will be trying to encourage the bees in your garden.