Pollinator Suggestions Please...

Hope somebody can help. On my allotment plot, I have a small fruit area which contains a plum tree, a greengage tree and a number of small bushes for raspberries, blackcurrants, etc. In the middle I want to plant a suitable shrub to attract pollinators - can anyone suggest the best plant/bush to attract the little dears ? Many thanks


  • WelshonionWelshonion Posts: 3,115

    I think with that lot the bees/ pollinators will beat a path to your trees.

    Pollination of fruit trees depends on having compatible trees of the same sort nearby.  They are probably there already on other plots or in nearby gardens.

  • Dave MorganDave Morgan Posts: 3,122

    Sow some wildflower seeds in a corner, you probably won't need them but it won't hurt.

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