A presidential task force has been created to study the plight of bees, both native and non-native bees, and other insect pollinators. Go to The Great Sunflower Project to get more information on how to help out the bees.
Videos of bees swarming is incredible. the whole process takes about 20 minutes.
Alliums or Ornamental Onions are an under-used and unappreciated perennial that should be planted more