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Want to attract honey bees to your property and flowers? Proven to be beneficial to pollination and growth, better crops and higher fruit harvests - here's how: Plant flowers native to your area. Bees evolved with wildflowers, and the bees in your area will respond best to the flowers they "grew up with," so to speak.  Plant flowers with single petals. Flowers with a single row of petals, rather than flowers with more than one row, are more attractive to bees. Plant yellow, white, blue and purple flowers. These colors attract bees more than pinks, oranges and reds do.  Plant...

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