Plants for Bees: Borage

publication date: Jan 7, 2010
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Bee World  Vol.80 (1) 1999 pp. 33-36
Article TitlePlants for Bees: Borage

Juliet L Osborne

AbstractThe flowers produce copious nectar and pollen, which is collected by honey bees and many species of bumble bee. The flowering season is relatively long, which is useful for the long seasonal cycle of bumble bee and honey bee colonies
KeywordsBorage, Borago officinalis, bumble bee, honey bee