Bell Heather (Erica cinerea)

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Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern
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Honey Bees in the Garden:  JuneHoney Bees in the Garden: June
June 1, 2011

June brings the end of school, Father's Day and summer. Summer brings hot weather and plants may need extra water. Honey bees will also need extra water to keep the hive cool.

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Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on May 3, 2012 6:16 PM

Valuable source of nectar and pollen for honey bees.

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