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Summer Mason Bee Homes are suited for the small summer mason bee species. There are hundreds of summer mason bee species, often 3 or more are in any garden.

These homes contain one of two types of nesting material.

1) Corrugated cardboard- 100 nesting holes- replaced after use

2) Styrofoam block designed for leafcutter bees

These attractive homes are ready to give your bees a safe, secure, and protected home.

The smallest and least expensive is the Insect Hotel followed by the Lodge, Chalet, Royal and Highrise.

180.30 Diamond Home for Mason bees-Sold out

Out of stock until Sept/14.  Order now and we will ship your order in the fall.  <p>A great way to start with mason bees. Ezy-harvest tubes for spring mason bees and black partitions provide homes for  tiny summer mason bees.

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This Diamond Home is a great way to start with mason bees. It is suitable for small gardens, balcony gardens and simply for starting out with mason bees.


Ready for easy viewing of bees at work.
Includes:
  • Thirty Ezy harvest nesting tubes are enough nesting tunnels for up to 30 females and 180 eggs

Partitions make it easy for bees to find their home after pollinating flowers.

Hang/mount the Diamond Home on a wall of a shed or building. Then watch these busy native pollinators at work in your yard or garden. An overhang at the mouth of the Diamond Home protects the bees from rain, wind and hot sun.

In the fall remove tubes that are filled and replace with empty Ezy-harvest tubes. Harvest cocoons after soaking tubes in water. This easily opens tubes for a quick and easy harvest.

An added feature to this home is the black partitions used by the tiny summer mason bees. Leave filled partitions in home and these tiny young summer bees will produce more tiny summer mason bees.

Like all Beediverse Products the Diamond Home is durable, attractive, easy-to clean and made from sustainable resources to last many summers.

Outside dimensions: 14.2 x 14.2 x 20.6 cm or 5 5/8 x 5 5/8 x 8 1/8 inches
Materials: solid wood, cardboard, metal hanger

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Price: from $31.55

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617.2499 Chalet for summer mason bees-sold out

Out of stock until Sept/14.  Order now and we will ship your order in the fall.  <p>Chalet for Summer mason bees with cardboard nesting material.

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Suitable for small gardens and balcony gardens.
Great for new Mason Bee keepers. Ready for easy viewing of bees at work

You can hang the Chalet, or mount it on an East facing wall of a shed or building. Then watch these busy native pollinators at work in your yard or garden.

Like all Beediverse Products, the Chalet is durable, attractive, easy-to clean, and made from sustainable resources to last many summers.


CHOOSE BELOW ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:
  • Chalet wooden structure, corrugated cardboard with 99+ tunnels, suitable for up to 99+ females, and plastic predator guard.

    The chalet neatly holds the corrugated cardboard roll in place. Just slide out the roll for fall cleaning and harvesting of mason bee cocoons. Unused corrugated cardboard can be re inserted into Chalet. Add more material if needed and your Chalet is ready for spring.

  • OR Chalet wooden structure, wood trays with 24 tunnels, suitable for up to 24 females and 144 eggs, and predator guard.

    Nesting trays are made from environmentally friendly wood. Each tray has 6 grooves. When paired, the trays from tunnels where Mason Bees nest and lay their eggs. In the fall, pop the trays apart, and gently slide out the cocoons with our Bee Scoop.

Outside dimensions: 20x 20.5 x 18.5 cm or 8 x 7.9 x 7.25 inches
Materials: solid wood, plastic, and solid wood or cardboard for nesting material.

Also choose a color for the predator guard, that is attached to the Chalet.



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Price: from $29.95

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625.2499 Royal mason bee home for Summer Mason Bees-sold out

Out of stock until Sept/14.  Order now and we will ship your order in the fall.  <p>Royal House with a coloured predator guard and with cardboard nesting material.

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Suitable for moderate to large gardens.
Summer Mason Bees frequent gardens between May and September.

There are many species of these smaller summer mason bees and often up to 3 species will nest in the same house. The Royal has a peaked roof and beautifully curved overhang to protect the bees from wind, rain and hot sun.

Each Royal for Summer Mason Bees has an attractive Predator Guard. The Guard fits the front of the Chalet to keep woodpeckers and parasitic wasps away from your Mason Bees.

Like all Beediverse products, the Royal is durable, attractive, easy to clean, and made from sustainable resources to last many summers.

CHOOSE BELOW ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:
  • Chalet wooden structure, corrugated cardboard with 99+ tunnels, suitable for up to 99+ females, and plastic predator guard.

    The chalet neatly holds the corrugated cardboard roll in place. Just slide out the roll for fall cleaning and harvesting of mason bee cocoons. Unused corrugated cardboard can be re inserted into Chalet. Add more material if needed and your Chalet is ready for spring.

  • OR Chalet wooden structure, wood trays with 24 tunnels, suitable for up to 24 females and 144 eggs, and predator guard.

    Nesting trays are made from environmentally friendly wood. Each tray has 6 grooves. When paired, the trays from tunnels where Mason Bees nest and lay their eggs. In the fall, pop the trays apart, and gently slide out the cocoons with our Bee Scoop.

Materials: Solid Wood & Plastic with either cardboard or solid wood nesting material

Choose a predator guard with the color of your choice from the list below.

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Price: from $32.50

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736.49 Leafcutter bee cocoons (50)

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Leafcutter bee cocoons come in packets of 50+ cocoons.

Leafcutter bees pollinate summer flowers including various vegetable crops such as tomatoes, squash and herbs.

Leafcutter bees use tiny pieces of leaves and flower petals to surround their offspring and provide protection against predatory insects. They are solitary bees that use nesting tunnels for producing next year’s offspring.

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Price: $27.95

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825.02 Insect Hotel

Great living space for tiny summer mason bees, leafcutter bees and other beneficial insects.

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Insect Hotel
for lacewings, ladybirds, small mason bees and other insects

Free Rent!

Specifically designed to provide shelter and a warm dry haven for lacewings and little wild mason bees to hibernate and breed.

Pieces of wood and insulation protects insects from cold wet weather conditions and predation.

 

 

Directions: Place Insect Hotel in a sunny location out of direct rain and wind. East or south facing walls work best. Place it where you can watch insects at the Insect Hotel.

The red predator guard and screen will deter predators such as wood-peckers and mice.

 

Quantity

Price: $24.50

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