Thursday, February 10, 2011

NPR article on solitary bees

I thought I would share this article on a somewhat recently discovered bee, that instead of building giant hives, these bees live alone and make small nests out of flower petals and nectar which is the home for a single egg until it is an adult.

Here is a link to the article in case anyone is interested:

-Veva Campeau


  1. They are beautiful! I want to make one come spring. I'm sure a use besides larva holder could be found.