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158 Colorado Plants, Trees, Shrubs, Fruits, Vegetables, and Flowers that Bees Like

  1. Alfalfa
  2. Almonds
  3. American Elm
  4. American Holly
  5. Amur Maple
  6. Anise Hyssop
  7. Apache Plume
  8. Apples
  9. Apricots
  10. Ash Leaf Spirea
  11. Asters
  12. Bachelor Buttons
  13. Basil
  14. Bee Balm
  15. Black Willow
  16. Blue Mist Spirea
  17. Blue Mustard
  18. Blueberries
  19. Borage
  20. Border Jewel or any polygonum
  21. Boulder Raspberry
  22. Buckeye/Horse Chestnut Tree
  23. Buckwheat
  24. Budleia
  25. Buffalo Berry
  26. Bugleweed
  27. Bull Thistle
  28. Butterflyweed
  29. Cactus – all
  30. Campanulas (bell flowers)
  31. Caragana
  32. Catmint
  33. Catnip
  34. Cherries – all kinds
  35. Chicory
  36. Chives
  37. Chokecherries
  38. Cleome (Rky Mtn. Bee Plant)
  39. Clovers (all)
  40. Columbines
  41. Comfrey
  42. Coreopsis
  43. Corn
  44. Cosmos
  45. Cotoneaster
  46. Cottonwood Catkins
  47. Crabapples
  48. Crownvetch
  49. Cucumbers
  50. Currants
  51. Daffodils
  52. Dandelions
  53. Daisies
  54. Datura
  55. Devil’s Beggar-tick
  56. Echinaceae
  57. Erigeron
  58. Flowering Dogwood
  59. Foxglove
  60. Fruit Trees (all)
  61. Gaillardia
  62. Gaura
  63. Gayfeather
  64. Germander
  65. Globe Thistle
  66. Golden Raintree
  67. Goldenrod
  68. Grasses
  69. Greater Bladderwort
  70. Gumweed
  71. Hawthorn
  72. Hellbore
  73. Highbush Blueberry
  74. Hollyhocks
  75. Honeysuckle
  76. Horehound
  77. Hyssop
  78. Japanese Honeysuckle
  79. Jerusalem Artichokes
  80. Jimson Weed
  81. Joe Pye Weed
  82. Knapweed
  83. Lamb’s Ear
  84. Larkspur
  85. Lavender
  86. Lilacs
  87. Linden Trees
  88. Lizard’s Tail
  89. Mahonia (Oregon Grape Holly)
  90. Mallow
  91. Marigolds
  92. Marjoram
  93. Mayday tree
  94. Melons
  95. Milkweed
  96. Mints (all)
  97. Mock Orange
  98. Monarda (bee balm) all
  99. Morning Glories
  100. Motherwort
  101. Mullein
  102. Mums
  103. Mustards (all)
  104. Nettles
  105. Onion flowers
  106. Peaches
  107. Penstemons – all
  108. Phlox
  109. Pickerelweed
  110. Plantain
  111. Plums
  112. Poppies – all kinds
  113. Portulaca – Purslane
  114. Prickley Pear Cactus
  115. Privet
  116. Pussywillow
  117. Rabbit Brush
  118. Raspberries
  119. Red Clover
  120. Red Maple
  121. Redbud
  122. Rocky Mountain Bee Plant (Cleome Serrulata)
  123. Rosemary
  124. Roses
  125. Rosinweed
  126. Russian Olive
  127. Russian Sage
  128. Sage
  129. Sand Cherry
  130. Scarlet Gaura
  131. Scotch Broom
  132. Self Heal
  133. Serviceberry
  134. Silver Lace Vine
  135. Snakeweed
  136. Snapdragons
  137. Spotted Jewelweed
  138. Spotted Joe-pye Weed
  139. Spurges
  140. Squash
  141. Staghorn Sumac
  142. Stonecrop
  143. Strawberries
  144. Sumac
  145. Sunflowers
  146. Teasel
  147. Thistles
  148. Thymes
  149. Tulips
  150. Veronicas
  151. Vervain
  152. Virginia Creeper
  153. Wild plum
  154. Willows (all – for the pollen and honeydew)
  155. Winter Savories
  156. Yarrow
  157. Yellow Poplar
  158. Zinnias

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