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Verbena for Wildlife, for Cutting and for You!

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Verbena is fabulous for bees and butterflies and in particular larger butterflies love it almost as much as Buddleia! It’s…

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Make your own Bee and Bug Home

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This is a great project for you and the children in the summer holidays. A bug home or bee nest…

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Bumblebees in your Garden

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Bumblebee action starts in March when the first queen bees venture out from hibernation. They have spent months living on…

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How to benefit the busiest of Bees!

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A few Wiggly tips and tricks, to help our buzzy-buddies: – We sell Plug Mixes of plants that bees will…

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The Plight Of The Pollinators

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The recent Horizon programme “What’s Killing Our Bees” shown on BBC2  and available on BBC iplayer for a few weeks…

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Interested in Bees, Honey, Beer, Orchids, Compost, Worms and all things Wiggly?

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Looking for something to do over the weekend? Interested in Bees, Honey, Beer, Orchids, Compost, Worms and all things Wiggly?…

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Sunflower Stats

Scientific name Helianthus comes from Helios meaning sun and Anthos meaning flower.Used in China as a symbol of longevity.Nothing is…

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The Decline of the Bee

Following on from the Wiggly Wigglers Podcast team’s (Podcast 133) concerns over the decline of bees, I thought some bee…

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