Flowers in your garden will provide an important ecological role, as well as being very pleasing to the eye too!

Flowers have vibrant colours and textures to add interest to your garden, and gardening amongst them can be a very therapeutic and calming activity. 

They also play a vital role in ecosystem health, attracting beneficial insects such as ladybirds (which are natural pest control) and they also provide nectar and pollen for pollinators, which is key to supporting wildlife in your garden. 

Below are some useful links about the benefits of flowers and how to incorporate them into your garden: