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7 Plants You Didn’t Know You Could Grow in the UK

The unpredictable, changeable and often unpleasant weather in the UK may guarantee that we always have something to talk about, but it can limit gardeners when it comes to growing exotic and unusual plants. (more…)

10 Flowers to Plant in Your Garden that Bees Will Love (Hero)
10 Flowers to Plant in Your Garden that Bees Will Love (Hero)

10 Flowers to Plant in Your Garden that Bees Will Love

We have decided to explore the flowers that bees love. These 10 plants are renowned for attracting a great selection of bees – enthralled by the fragrances, shapes and colours of their flowers. Viper’s Bugloss One of the best-loved plants by bees, Viper’s Bugloss attracts almost all species of UK bees. Officially known as Echium Vulgare, the plant flowers from June until August and offer flowers of purple-blue on branched spikes which strongly appeal to bees. The attractive spikes of flowers are [...]