Re: [gardeners]bees (
Mon, 19 Apr 1999 22:37:25 EDT

In a message dated 4/19/99 2:20:23 PM, writes:

<< of bees. They are something that I know very little about. We have very
few bees visiting the garden. Last year Bumble Bees had to do the job.
The mouth and throat mites have decimated the wild bee population.
    Back to the garden,

Allen what about mason bees. I bought a little book about them and would like 
to put one of the blocks up with the drilled holes in them and see what 
happens. I was watching HGTV the other day and they showed a mason bee house 
but there were no bees in it. Does anyone have one of these houses and what 
do you think about them?

Kris P
Z 5  IL