(Phacelia tanacetifolia) Can be used to attract bees to your garden. "Bienenfreund"
in German translates as "bee's friend."
Subtle lavender-blue flowers with curved spikes that
are absolutely covered by many different species
of bees. Excellent results when used as an annual
cover crop. Annual, 12-24" tall.
Green Thumb Tip Sow seeds outdoors in early spring when soil is cool
and a light frost is still possible; seed must be well
covered. Does very well in dry gardens.