You can help rescue a tired or bedraggled bee very easily. Either place it onto a nectar rich flower or administer bee rescue.
On Friday February 5th 2021 my new bee book , The Secret Lives of Garden Bees was listed as a Best Seller on the Amazon Website.
Snowdrops are the harbingers of spring. As they start to poke their noses through the cold winter ground in November […]
Look out for honeybees feeding on your winter flowering shrubs and early flowering plants.
Look out for winter active bumblebees in your garden and report your findings to BWARS
In November 2020, Jean Vernon was awarded a very prestigious award from The Garden Media Guild for her writing about bees
Plant some winter flowering mahonia for nectar rich winter flowers to feed bees and other pollinators says Jean Vernon
Let ivy grow in the garden to support pollinators and other wildlife
As autumn arrives the UK’s last emerging solitary bee appears in our gardens feeding on the common ivy that clothes our walls and houses
For a great bee plant in late summer look no further than the purple cone flower