Bees and Bee Supplies
Natural Reed Mason Bee Tubes
Mason bees prefer a medium with insulating qualities that wick moisture away from the cocoon, keeping them dry and mold-free. The tubes also help protect cocoons from predatory wasps and mites. We have a wide variety of tube systems to choose from, all measuring 6 inches in length; the ideal depth for mason bees to lay their eggs and perfect for use with our Mason Bee Homes.
An all-natural alternative to paper straws or tunnels, these nesting tubes are made from hand-cut dried stems of hollow reeds grown on a lake bed. With a naturally varying diameter (from about 9/16 to 13/16 inches) they invite not only mason bees and hornfaced bees, but other native bees as well. The varying diameters help the female locate her chosen nesting tube.
- More Information
- Customer Reviews (0)