Plants


Woolly willow

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Latin name: Salix lanata

Flowering time: May - Jul

Uses: Excellent nectar and pollen

Source:  Howes/BBKA/Aston/Hooper

Male and female on separate trees; pollen from males, both supply nectar. Hooper says buy male plants as female flowers are too early to be useful nectar source. Source of propolis (Howes).