Edibles are all the rage these days, and it's a trend we really, really like — especially when our neighbors share big bags of cherry tomatoes. But what does that mean for birds and bees? When you garden, do you plant flowers with bees in mind? Do you have a birdbath or bird feeder in your garden?
We're curious because when we plan our future garden, we think raised beds, tomatoes, zucchini ... Unfortunately, we don't think too much about flowers. However, we're starting to come around.
How about you? Do you consider birds and bees when you're gardening?
- Thinking about planting for bees? Here's a really good place to start.
- Want to create a sanctuary for birds? Try Audubon at Home.
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