Annual cover crops for managed and wild bees: Optimal plant mixtures depend on pollinator enhancement goals
Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, pp. 107-116, 2019.
•Annual cover crops can provide high floral density and attract diverse bees.•Bee visits increased with floral density; buckwheat provided the most flowers.•Generalist social bees including managed honey bees most attracted to phacelia.•Solitary wild bees including rarer species most attracted to sunflowers.•Trade-offs exist between attra...More
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