Mason Bees

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Event Details


Ms. Springis is a Master Gardener who will give a lecture on Mason Bees with auditorium style chair sitting. (15-20 attendees) Mason bees (genus Osmia) are a type of native bee that’s quite common throughout most of the U.S. They are usually a little smaller than a honeybee, and typically metallic blue or blue-black in color. They get their name from their habit of nest-building, which is to seal off the cells where they lay their eggs, with a mortar-like application of mud. In association

Event Type(s): Adult