Planting for the Bees’ Needs

12 Aug 2017
8:00-9:30am

Planting for the Bees’ Needs

Wild bees are powerful pollinators, and there are over 400 species of wild bees in New England. I will discuss the life cycles of wild bees and their needs for nesting sites and flowers offering nutritious pollen and nectar, with an emphasis on using native plants to feed our (mostly) native bees.

Kimberly Stoner: Entomologist researching bees, pollination, and pesticides.