Solitary Bee Hive

This custom wood "condo" invites solitary pollinators to move in and decorate with mud "mortar."

$35.00

Masons Lodge

From the Hundred Acre Wood to cereal box mascots, the buzz is all about honeybees. But lesser-known pollinators like mason bees are solitary superstars that can pollinate about 100 times more plants than the average honeybee worker. Welcome friendly, industrious pollinators such as mason and leafcutter bees with this interactive house. Made from sustainably sourced, FSC-certified wood, the stacked "floors" of the house feature openings inviting individual bees like masons who furnish their homes with mud "mortar." Simply unscrew the wing nuts at the bottom to separate the floors for cleaning or inspection (in late fall or winter when you won't disturb the residents). This custom condo for beneficial buzzers provides protection and an ideal home to raise baby bees. Hang in a sunny spot facing southeast to catch morning sun. Full instructions included. Designed in the UK by beekeeper and conservationist Norman Sellers. Made in China.

Made from
copper, FSC certified wood, metal screws and wingnuts
Measurements
6.5" L x 7" W x 7.5" H
Notes
Suggested placement/mounting height: ground level to 5 feet.
Item ID
46049

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Pros

  • Attracts the right animals (4)
  • Attractive (3)
  • Durable (3)
  • Easy to clean (3)
  • Easy to set up (3)

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5.0

Perfect!

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from Mukilteo, Wash.

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Pros

  • Attractive
  • Attracts The Right Animals
  • Durable
  • Easy To Clean

Cons

  • I wish it came with some fasteners .

Best Uses

  • Spring
  • Summer

Comments about UncommonGoods Solitary Bee Hive:

After getting my gardens established, I can finally add this lovely Mason Bee House! It looks perfect for my garden.

Service and delivery comments:

It was delivered to my front door within 10 days from ordering it online..

(2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

My wife loves it!

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from Boise, ID

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  • Attractive
  • Attracts The Right Animals
  • Durable
  • Easy To Clean
  • Easy To Set Up

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    • Year Round

    Comments about UncommonGoods Solitary Bee Hive:

    Thank you uncommon goods for always providing great products and service!

    (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    It Bee Adorable

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    from West Nyack NY

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    • Attracts The Right Animals
    • Easy To Set Up

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      Comments about UncommonGoods Solitary Bee Hive:

      I bought this adorable, solid little house for Mason bees and any other little native pollinators. So far no takers, - I might have put it out a little late in the season - but they'll bee there soon!

      (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Daughter thrilled to see eggs!

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      from Alexandria VA

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      Pros

      • Attractive
      • Attracts The Right Animals
      • Durable
      • Easy To Clean
      • Easy To Set Up

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        Best Uses

        • Spring
        • Summer
        • Year Round

        Comments about UncommonGoods Solitary Bee Hive:

        Lovely and inviting addition to the garden!

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