<![CDATA[Burpee Community - ]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/61/bees en-US Burpee //d1l316k04n1hna.cloudfront.net/static/images/burpee-favicon.png 16 16 Burpee http://www.burpee.com/community/ <![CDATA[Re: Bees]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/61/bees?commentid=285 If you have clover in your lawn that will attract them.

In the garden plant a diversity of plants bees like peas, beans, basil ,lavender, marjoram, rosemary and beebalm.

Also if you can plant some flowers like , zinnia, asters, Echinacea, salvia, sunflower, poppies, and marigolds that would be helpful.

Try not to use  pesticides especially in the late morning. Read and follow the directions correctly when applying any pesticides.

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http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/61/bees?commentid=285 July 27, 2012
November 16, 2012 November 16, 2012 <![CDATA[Re: Bees]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/61/bees?commentid=1579 You can hang a mason jar with a syrup mixture. Bees love sugar so  I make my own using 1c sugar and 4c water. It works great. Tie a wire or string around the top of the jar and hang  it where you want the bees.

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http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/61/bees?commentid=1579 November 16, 2012