Flowers, flowers and More Flowers!

Now that we know flowers help attract bees, butterflies and birds; let’s get a bit more specific about what kind of flowers. We also discussed about single petaled flowers being better than the double petaled ones. The next thing is to incorporate as many colors as possible. Its true that colorful flowers attract bees andContinue reading “Flowers, flowers and More Flowers!”

Single Vs. Double

We know flowers help attract bees, butterflies and other pollinators. We also know that the flowers have to be native/indigenous! What next? It is said that the bees and butterflies prefer single petaled flowers more than double. Confused? Look the following pictures. The images to left indicate single petaled flowers and the images to theContinue reading “Single Vs. Double”

A Garden is more than just plants!

While we start with plants, a Garden is never just about plants! A Garden starts with plants.. goes a step further with flowers.. one step further with Bees.. Another step further with Birds.. Further with Butterflies.. Still further with all the pests, insects, worms and weeds.. And a final one with predatory birds and insects!Continue reading “A Garden is more than just plants!”