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Provides Nesting Materials/Structure for Native Bees

Plants that native bees nest beneath, within, or harvest parts from to construct their nests. This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

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Rubus pubescensDwarf Red Blackberry
Dwarf Raspberry
Dwarf Red Raspberry
Trailing Raspberry
Dwarf Red Bramble
Rubus pugnaxPugnacious Blackberry
Rubus pubescens var. pilosifoliusDwarf Red Blackberry
Rubus pubescens var. pubescensDwarf Red Blackberry
Rubus recurvansRecurved Blackberry
Rubus recurvicaulisArching Dewberry
Rubus regionalisWisconsin Dewberry
Rubus riograndisRio Grande Dewberry
Rubus russeusHalifax Blackberry
Rubus setosusSetose Blackberry
Rubus segnisNova Scotia Dewberry
Rubus semisetosusSwamp Blackberry
Rubus severusHarsh Dewberry
Rubus spectabilisSalmonberry
Salmon Raspberry
Rubus tardatusWet Thicket Dewberry
Rubus trivialisSouthern Dewberry
Rubus trifronsThreeleaflet Dewberry
Rubus ursinusCalifornia Blackberry
California Dewberry
Western Blackberry
Rubus vermontanusVermont Blackberry
Rubus vigoratusEssex Dewberry
Rubus wheeleriWheeler's Blackberry
Sambucus nigra ssp. canadensisCommon Elderberry
Black Elder
Mexican Elderberry
Common Elder
Sambucus racemosaRed Elderberry
Sambucus racemosa var. melanocarpaBlack Elderberry
Red Elder
Sambucus racemosa var. racemosaRed Elderberry
Scarlet Elder
Red-berried Elder
Schizachyrium scopariumLittle Bluestem
Popotillo Azul
Schizachyrium scoparium var. scopariumLittle Bluestem
Silphium perfoliatumCup Plant
Indian Cup
Silphium terebinthinaceumPrairie Rosinweed
Prairie Dock
Sorghastrum nutansIndiangrass
Yellow Indiangrass
Sporobolus airoidesAlkali Sacaton
Zacate Alcalino
Sporobolus compositusComposite Dropseed
Tall Dropseed
Sporobolus compositus var. compositusComposite Dropseed
Tall Dropseed
Sporobolus compositus var. drummondiiDrummond's Dropseed
Head-like Dropseed
Meadow Dropseed
Sporobolus cryptandrusSand Dropseed
Sporobolus flexuosusMesa Dropseed
Sporobolus giganteusGiant Dropseed
Sporobolus heterolepisPrairie Dropseed
Yucca glaucaSoapweed Yucca
Narrowleaf Yucca
Plains Yucca
Great Plains Yucca
Yucca glauca var. glaucaSoapweed Yucca
Narrow-leaf Yucca
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Light requirement
 Sun - 6 or more hrs
 Part shade - 2 to 6 hrs
 Shade - 2 hrs or less

Soil moisture
 Dry - no signs of moisture
 Moist - looks & feels damp
 Wet - saturated

Bloom Time
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 Jul  Aug  Sep
 Oct  Nov  Dec
Bloom Color
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 Orange  Yellow  Green
 Blue  Purple  Violet
 Brown  Black

Height (in feet)
 0-1  1-3  3-6  6-12
 12-36  36-72  72-100
 More than 100

Leaf Arrangement

Leaf Retention