Bee Feed - Feed The Bees
Create a sustainable landscape that attracts pollinators and beneficial insects to your yard and garden. Preserve our native plant heritage as well as providing food sources and habitat for insects, birds and pollinators. Learn the importance and benefit of our native pollinators from the Xerces Society -http://www.xerces.org/.
Bee Feed also known as Feed the Bees is a blend of annual and perennial flowers providing nectar and pollen to wild bees, honey bees and other pollinators. Includes: Baby Blue-Eyes, Bergamot, Blue Flax, California Poppy, China Aster, Chinese-Forget-Me-Not, Corn Poppy, Fleabane, Forget-Me-Not, Globe Gillia, Indian Blanket, Lance Leaved Coreopsis, Lavender Hyssop, New England Aster, Planins Coreopsis, Purple Coneflower, Siberian Wallflower, Sweet Alyssum and Tidy-Tips. 1 oz plants 200 sq.ft.
Planting Directions: Sow seed thinly into prepared ground. Press seed firmly into soil and barely cover seeds with a sprinkling of fine soil. Mild winter areas can be fall planted. All regions may be planted in early spring. Soil should be moderately fertile and free of weeds. For maintenance provide frequent waterings until seedlings have developed several leaves. During the growing season don’t be too concerned about weeding. Nevertheless don’t allow noxious weeds like thistle and bindweed to become established. 1 oz sows 200 sq ft., 4 grams plants approx. 28 sq ft.