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NECTAR & POLLEN PLANT SEEDS

Growing nectar and pollen producing plants makes your yard beautiful and helps to increase your local honey bee populations. The plants listed below are known to produce large amounts of nectar and pollen. Look for their seeds at your local herb shop or nursery. Plant them.

Richters Herbs Specialists, located 30 minutes northeast of Toronto, stock some of these seeds and have a large selection of other great plants. If you place an order from Richters by clicking on the link below, we get a percentage of the sale for referring you. In which case, thanks and enjoy the flowers! :)

Plants, Seeds, More!



Blue Anise Hyssop

ANISE HYSSOP, BLUE

Agastache foeniculum

Life-Cycle: Perennial
Height: 90 - 150 cm
Spacing: 90 cm
Flowering Period: July - September
Honey Potential: 2,802 - 3,463 kg/ha

NECTAR AND POLLEN PRODUCER



White Anise Hyssop

ANISE HYSSOP, WHITE

Agastache foeniculum

Life-Cycle: Perennial
Height: 90 - 150 cm
Spacing: 90 cm
Flowering Period: July - September
Honey Potential: 1,000 kg/ha

NECTAR AND POLLEN PRODUCER



Blue Globe Flower

BLUE GLOBE FLOWER

Echinops rito

Life-Cycle: Perennial
Height: 90 - 150 cm
Spacing: 90 cm
Flowering Period: July - August
Honey Potential: 939 kg/ha

NECTAR AND POLLEN PRODUCER



Blazing Star

BLAZING STAR

Liatris spicata

Life-Cycle: Perennial
Height: 60 - 90 cm
Spacing: 60 cm
Flowering Period: June - August
Honey Potential: unknown

NECTAR AND POLLEN PRODUCER



Chapman Honey Plant

CHAPMAN HONEY PLANT

Echinops sphaerocephalus

Life-Cycle: Biennial
Height: >150 cm
Spacing: 120 cm
Flowering Period: July - August
Honey Potential: 1,646 kg/ha

NECTAR AND POLLEN PRODUCER



Chivirico

CHIVIRICO

Leonurus sibiricus

Life-Cycle: Annual
Height: 90 - 150 cm
Spacing: 90 cm
Flowering Period: July - August
Honey Potential: unknown

NECTAR PRODUCER



Golden Honey Plant

GOLDEN HONEY PLANT

Verbesina alternifolia

Life-Cycle: Perennial
Height: >150 cm
Spacing: 120 cm
Flowering Period: August
Honey Potential: unknown

NECTAR PRODUCER



Oregano

GREEK OREGANO

Origanum Vulgare hirtum

Life-Cycle: Perennial
Height: 30 - 60 cm
Spacing: 30 cm
Flowering Period: July - September
Honey Potential: 101 - 200 kg/ha

NECTAR PRODUCER



Lavender

LAVENDER

Lavandula angustifolia

Life-Cycle: Perennial
Height: 30 - 60 cm
Spacing: 30 cm
Flowering Period: June - July
Honey Potential: 51 - 100 kg/ha

NECTAR PRODUCER



Motherwort

MOTHERWORT

Leonurus cardiaca

Life-Cycle: Perennial
Height: 90 - 150 cm
Spacing: 90 cm
Flowering Period: June - August
Honey Potential: 201 - 500 kg/ha

NECTAR PRODUCER



Mountain Mint

MOUNTAIN MINT

Pycnanthemum pilosum

Life-Cycle: Perennial
Height: 90 - 150 cm
Spacing: 90 cm
Flowering Period: July - August
Honey Potential: 1,705 kg/ha

NECTAR PRODUCER



Oriental Poppy

POPPY, ORIENTAL

Papaver Orientale

Life-Cycle: Perennial
Height: 60 - 90 cm
Spacing: 60 cm
Flowering Period: June - July
Honey Potential: -

POLLEN PRODUCER



Annual Poppy

POPPY, ANNUAL, RED & PINK

Papaver spp.

Life-Cycle: Annual
Height: 60 - 90 cm
Spacing: 60 cm
Flowering Period: June - July
Honey Potential: -

POLLEN PRODUCER



Simpson's Honey Plant

SIMPSON'S HONEY PLANT

Scrophularia marilandica

Life-Cycle: Perennial
Height: >150 cm
Spacing: 120 cm
Flowering Period: July - August
Honey Potential: >500 kg/ha

NECTAR AND POLLEN PRODUCER



Thyme

THYME, LARGE

Thymus pulegoides

Life-Cycle: Perennial
Height: 30 - 60 cm
Spacing: 30 cm
Flowering Period: July - August
Honey Potential: >500 kg/ha

NECTAR AND POLLEN PRODUCER



Wood Figwort

WOOD FIGWORT

Scrophularia nodosa

Life-Cycle: Perennial
Height: 90 - 150 cm
Spacing: 90 cm
Flowering Period: June - July
Honey Potential: >500 kg/ha

NECTAR PRODUCER

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