An important part of the Haven’s mission is to inspire the planting of other bee gardens. Here are some resources to help:
Bee gardening basics
Helpful plant lists
Sortable Excel version of the Honey Bee Haven plant list, current as of March 2021
Plant list and plan for the new Honeycomb Hideout garden bed. Includes water needs, flower colors, and bloom times.
Recommended low-water bee plants. Updated October 2019 based on our plant evaluation trials.
Ten-plant bee gardens: easy ways to get started or add to your bee garden
PowerPoint presentations about bee gardening:
Water-wise gardening for bees (This is a large file that will take several minutes to download).
Pollinators and Pesticides (This is a large file that will take several minutes to download).