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24/04/2014 at 12:41

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

24/04/2014 at 16:37

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.

24/04/2014 at 16:57

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

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