The Bee-friendly Garden
Design An Abundant, Flower-filled Yard That Nurtures Bees and Supports BiodiversityBook - 2016 | First edition
"There are numerous benefits to having a bee garden, both personal and global. Not only are bee gardens gorgeous, they are organic, pesticide-free, and ecologically sustainable. For fruit and vegetable gardeners, inviting nature's most productive pollinator into the yard can provide an impressive increase in yields and better tasting produce. And finally, bee gardens help fight the much-publicized decline in bee population. In The Bee-Friendly Garden , award-winning garden designer Kate Frey and bee expert Gretchen LeBuhn provide everything readers need, from osuper bloomingo flowers to regional plant lists and plants to avoid. Illustrated with spectacular full-color photos, the book debunks myths about bees, explains seasonal flower progression, and provides how-to instructions for nest boxes and water features."
Publisher: Berkeley : Ten Speed Press, 2016
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: 635.967 FRE 2016
Characteristics: ix, 213 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm