Go Wild About Gardens

  • Leaf cutter bee nesting in bee hotel made from bamboo canes and old pipe. Credit: RHS

This is a great time of year to plan what you want to do in your garden in spring and summer. You may have ideas for adding a whole new habitat to your home, like a woodland border, a wildflower meadow or a roof garden. Or you might be thinking small – a bee hotel or a butterfly larder.

Perennials. Credit: RHS

Flower parade

There are many nectar-rich flowers for pollinators. Choose some for your garden now.

Orange tip butterfly. Credit: Wildstock

Colour splash

These gauzy-winged visitors come in many different colours and sizes.

 

 

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