My name is Dr Margriet Dogterom and am the founder and owner of Beediverse. I write this blog for all who love bees and who want to learn more about these wonderful creatures.
There is always lots of interest in mason bee workshops. People are keen to learn about this beneficial critter.
Workshops and seminars are such a fun way to learn.
Here I am doing a show-and tell of how to set up mason bee houses and how to protect mason bee homes from those tiny pesky parasitic wasps.
At Amsterdam Nursery, Pitt Meadows, BC, their heated greenhouse makes a fine ‘room’ for workshops.
It is always fun to share information with gardeners who have just started or have managed mason bees for several years.
Plums and strawberries. Yumm!
Fruit depends on a bees visiting flowers and thus produce these
Our new in-store signage is led by “Hank ” our mason bee mascot.
The large overhead arrow shows customers where Beediverse products are located in the store.