Bees dine at Verbena bonariensis

Awww, the bees and butterflies dine on Verbena bonariensis. I grow it every year for them.

They crawl over and don’t pay one bit of attention to me standing a foot away.

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This is the tall Verbena and is presently about 6 feet tall in my garden. It sways in the breeze and looks so splendid! I grow it in groups of 10 or so to help support each other.

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  1. Kathleen says:

    Just gorgeous Anna. I have this planted for the first time but no blooms yet….

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  2. Given the poor state of the Bee colonies – anything that helps them is welcome – and it is a lovely flower,

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