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Lavender, Flowers & Honeybees

Here at Home Depot, I saw dozens of bees buzzing around the lavender plants…but NONE on the other flowers like roses, violas, tulips, or even the very fragrant jasmine.

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Makes me wonder if those bees know something we consumers don’t such as  the other flowers don’t have the nutrients the bees need.

Maybe that’s why I didn’t have any bees in my garden last year — not enough bee-friendly flowers.

Or was it because the flowers and veggies I planted weren’t what the bees needed?

Maybe it’s not what we need either.

About Bonnie Parrish-Kell

Diva-in-Chief and Publisher of Slowpoke Divas who always feels better after a good workout or race…no matter how sore she may become. Tweet me @bparrishkell

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