Mason Bee Work-shop – January 14th 2012

Mason Bee Work-shop

January 14th ~ 10am-12:30pm
Buemann House, Terra Nova Rural Park, Richmond

Learn how to have happy healthy mason bees in your garden with Brian Campbell. In this introduction to the native Blue Orchard Mason Bee you will learn about their life cycle and how to attract (and keep) them in your garden. These gentle, shy, yet important native pollinators of spring flowering plants and fruit trees are easy to manage and maintain while providing hours of fascination and fun for all ages.There will be a hands-on opportunity to wash cocoons and identify some common diseases and pests of these gentle beneficial insects.  Mason Bees and other supplies will be available for purchase at the workshop.

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