In addition to the familiar honeybee, there are other bee species that are also important pollinators. Will Legend encourages you to build your own pollinator garden, we will subsidy you to grow plants, even small-scale garden. The nectar-garden will become a sweet home, providing nectar, and pollen for bees, and other beneficial insects, at the same time, you’ll enjoy a beautiful garden that produces flowers in every season.
Common nectar plants in Hong Kong are Hawthorn, Lantana, Pentas, Blue Plumbago, Chinese Hibiscus, Britton’s Wild Petunia, Billygoat-weed, Bidens alba, and Ixora etc. Some Trees like Ivy Tree is one of the few flowering plants in winter, and attracts many butterflies, and bees when it blooms. Butterfly larvae feed on host plants, Mandarin (Citrus reticulata)、Turmeric, Chinese Knotweed, Kwai Fah, Dwarf Date Palm (Phoenix roebelenii) and Ramie (Boehmeria nivea) etc.