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Mason bee revolution

Dave Hunter

Mason bee revolution

how the hardest working bee can save the world one backyard at a time

by Dave Hunter

  • 330 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bee culture,
  • Mason bees

  • About the Edition

    Mason Bee Revolution explores the facts (and fictions) of pollination and food production, with a focus on how mason bees can help everyday gardeners get more from their own fruit trees, berry patches, and vegetable beds. Raising these hardworking bees is a fun, simple hobby for gardeners, conservationists, foodies, and families alike. Learn all the detailed, easy-to-follow information you need to keep both mason and leafcutter bees.--COVER.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDave Hunter and Jill Lightner
    ContributionsLightner, Jill, author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSF539.8.O73 H86 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 154 pages
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27219024M
    ISBN 101594859639
    ISBN 109781594859632
    LC Control Number2015038713
    OCLC/WorldCa922157463


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Orchard mason bees look very similar to common house flies, with black bodies and a dark blue iridescent sheen. Mason Bee Revolution by Dave Hunter, Reviewed by: Brian Thompson Review date: Most of the bee books in the Miller Library collection are either guides to keeping honey bees, or field guides to native bees.

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Masons will only travel up to feet, or meters, away from their nesting holes. Mason bees love early-blooming spring trees like apples and cherries. The name mason bee comes from the bee’s nest-building behavior. The female mason bee carries clay-like mud in her jaws and uses it to build chamber walls.

How to attract mason bees. • One of the few native bees that has seen commercial use. • Active in much colder weather than some other bee species, allowing it to be more active in early spring. • The orchard mason bee is a distinctive iridescent black, blue color. Suggested Reading: The Orchard Mason Bee.

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