2019 Summer Leafcutter Bees - 100 ct
Grow more tomatoes, peppers, squash, and peas with our gentle summer hole-nesting bees that are 100 times more effective than honey bees. 100+ cocoons per order. Price includes FREE First Class shipping for bee cocoons! We ship leafcutter bee cocoons on Mondays, May - August, 2019. Select your date to ship below. US orders only.
Summer Leafcutter Bees: Gentle garden companions who pollinate melons, cucumbers, beans, sunflowers, strawberries, and virtually all summer-blooming flowers.
• Fly best when temperatures are 75F/24C+, making them a perfect summer bee.
• A solitary bee that is gentle and rarely stings. Family and pet safe.
• Great garden pollinator that is also used commercially throughout Canada and the US.
Our leafcutter bees can double or triple your fruit and vegetable yield!
100+ incubated summer leafcutter bee cocoons. We've incubated the bees for you and ship them for immediate placement outdoors. We source high-quality healthy leafcutter bee cocoons.
Leafcutter bees use non-fibrous leaves such as rose, lilac, or hosta to protect her eggs. We recommend growing peas, beans, or strawberries for flower and leaf sources for leafcutter bees.
We ship our summer leafcutter bees from May through August. Select the Monday bee ship date that is closest to when your summer blooms are open and your weather is consistently 75F/24C and above.
Leafcutter bees have a natural high tendency to disperse. We recommend applying our InvitaBee Spray, a pheromone attractant, to the front of your nesting materials to make your bee house smell like home.
Please note: Leafcutter bees overwinter as larvae and require incubation, a period of about 3 weeks. If you select a ship date less than 3 weeks from your date of order, we will do our best to meet your requested ship date. We ship leafcutter bee cocoons on a first come - first served basis with priority being given to those who have pre-ordered their bees.
Price includes free First Class Mail shipping for bee cocoons. Bee cocoons are mailed on Mondays.
We cannot ship bees outside the United States. We apologize for any inconvenience.
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