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Winner of Six Book Awards
2018 American Horticultural Society (AHS) Book Award
2018 Midwest Independent Publishing Association (MIPA) Finalist: Nature
2017 Independent Publisher (IPPY) Silver Book Award: Environment, Ecology, and Nature
2017 Next Generation Indie Book Award (NGIBA) Winner: Regional Non-Fiction
2017 Next Generation Indie Book Award (NGIBA) Finalist: Science, Nat
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Paperback, 224 pages
Published February 5th 2017 by Pollination Press LLC
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Debbie
Dec 08, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Fantastic resource book filled with outstanding photos. Tons of info about bees and the best plants for them to survive.
Mike Nesemann
Mar 18, 2019 rated it it was amazing
An exceptionally useful book for anyone interested in improving their habitat vis-a-vis bees. Excellent and concise descriptions of the various plants and a nice review of bee biology in the opening chapters.
Hazel
Feb 12, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Fasanating book about bees 🐝 and flowers. I know bees
are indangered but this book tells why. Very interesting
I recommend this book to all of you. I bought three
as gifts. I received as a ARC.
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Feb 11, 2018 rated it really liked it
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This was a Goodreads Giveaway. I thought the book was both interesting and informative. My only wish is that there was more focus on the west coast. This is of course not a fault of the book but I would love to read a west coast book too! My kids also looked through it and found it interesting...my daughter has since developed a fascination with bees. My only major complaint about the book however is that the binding is horrible. As soon as I opened the book, the binding started to come apart an ...more
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Jun 24, 2020 rated it really liked it
This is a great book about native plants and bees. It is not a bee identification book. Excellent information on what to plant to attract bees, especially native bees :)
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Heather Holm is a biologist, pollinator conservationist, and award-winning author. In addition to assisting with native bee research projects, she informs and educates audiences nationwide, through her writing and many presentations, about the fascinating world of native pollinators and beneficial insects, and the native plant communities that support them.

Her first book, Pollinators of Native Pla
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