Bees rely on flowers to supply them with the food they need to survive. Some flowers (e.g. tomatoes) provide only pollen, the main source of protein for bees. Other flowers (e.g. clovers) provide both nectar and pollen, thus providing both protein and carbohydrates.
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Cut back perennials
March, April and November
Start summer vegetable seeds indoors
Mid March through mid April
Direct seed spring cover crops
2nd week of April through 3rd week of June
Select plants that will thrive in existing soil type, light, and space.
Collect and use rainwater to water plants.
Water evergreens until the ground freezes.
Water in early morning to allow leaves to dry and reduce diseases.
Mulch plants to conserve moisture.
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