Ponds & Pollinators

Not everyone would consider ponds when thinking about garden habitats for pollinators. However, if planted with these insects in mind, a pond (or other water feature) can be extremely beneficial. Many native pond plants provide important nectar and pollen. The best of these include: Marsh Marigold (Caltha palustris) Water Forget-me-not (Myositis scorpiodes) Bogbean (Menyanthes trifoliata)…