Firstly I filled up a raised bed with peat free compost from my local garden centre.
I then selected the species that I wanted to grow in my patch! I did this by doing a little research into the plants and flowers that are favoured my bees, butterflies and other insects. I decided on...
Lavender (Lavandula stoechas)
May Night (Salvia)
Sweet Pea (Lathyrus odoratus)
Scabious (Scabiousa columbaria)
I also got a simple wildflower seed mix from my local garden centre.
I then starting planting!
I then intertwined four wooden poles to wrap my sweet peas around so that they can grip on tight and grow up the poles.
I created four of these intertwined poles for my sweet peas as shown below.
I then planted all of my plants along the middle stretch of my raised bed and sprinkled my wildflower mix at the front. Here is the result...
I have been watering daily and here is the result one month later...