Declining bee numbers is a big problem for gardeners and commercial growers. http://apps.rhs.org.uk/advicesearch/Profile.aspx?pid=528 Build your own bee hotel http://www.pinterest.com/gardendesignlon/bee-hotels/ I made this bee hotel today, using old wine boxes, cherry tree logs from an old cherry tree chopped down last week in a garden Ive redesigned, bamboo canes, and an article from the gardening telegraph 338121884495685005 http://www.telegraph.co.uk/gardening/beekeeping/10401683/How-to-make-a-solitary-bee-hotel.html

Hopefully it will attract lots of pollinators into the garden.

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What did you think of the wild flower planting at the olympic park site?  I was lucky enough to get a ticket to the stadium, and had time to take in the lovely landscaping around the park. It has inspired me to use more wild flower planting schemes in my garden designs