Bee-friendly flowers in bloom

In 2013 we sent out 30,000 packets of organic Phacelia seeds to help create bee-friendly gardens all over the UK. This summer we ran a photo competition to celebrate and share all those flowers in bloom and we're delighted to share the wining entries with you here. Thank you to everyone who entered and congratulations to the winners who, through their photos, brought to life how a bee-friendly garden really can help Keep Britain Buzzing. Thank you also to our competition sponsors and campaign supporters, The Worm That Turned and photographer David Wootton.


First prize - Tom Green

'The unusual choice of a fish-eye lens gave a creative viewpoint, incorporating a clear view of bees foraging in the foreground as well as the  wider expanse of flowers in the background' Sally Morgan, competition judge and Editor, Organic Farming magazine.

Phacelia flowers by Tom Green

Second prize - Penny Darling

Phacelia flowers by Penny Darling

Third prize - Jon Rimmington

Phacelia flowers by Jon Rimmington

Fourth prize - Sarah Dixon

Phacelia flowers by Arachne Zoografos


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