ALWAYS REFER TO THE INVASIVE SPECIES DOCUMENT BEFORE PLANTING
Bee-attracting plants species native to Canada
Early Plants – Blueberry, Cotoneaster, Crabapple, Cranberry, Crocus, Foxglove, Heliotrope, Hazelnut, Heather and Primrose
Mid-season Plants – Blackberry, Cat mint, Catnip, Chives, Dahlia, Hyssop, Lavender, Raspberry, Sunflower and Tarrow.
Late-season Plants – Aster (perennial), Beggar’s tricks, Borage, Coneflower, Cornflower, Cosmos, Goldenrod, Pumpkin, Sedum, and Squash.
Other good “Bee Plants”
Links to more information about plants to attract bees
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