The Bee’s Friend Phacelia tanacetifolia Beautiful spirals of purple flowers, which the bees love, especially the bumblebees.
Bee’s Friend Phacelia tanacetifolia
Bee’s Friend is a plant which belongs to the Phacelia genus. Attracts pollinating insects, particularly bees and hover flies. Leaves bear a resemblance to fern leaves. Flower stems unfurl like fern fiddle heads.
Originally from Southwestern US and Northern Mexico Annual herb growing erect to a maximum height of 100 centimeters. Produces flowers lavender in color. The seeds will only germinate in darkness.
Bee’s Friend grows as an annual and is a flower. Being an annual plant, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year. Also known for its erect habit and growing to a height of approximately 3.96 feet. This plant tends to bloom in early spring.
Try planting Bee’s Friend if you’d like to attract bees to your garden.
United States is believed to be where Bee’s Friend originates from.