Saturday, October 18, 2014

Mason Bees

At our meeting this week, there was some discussion about mason bees and wasps that prey on them. Member Chris Chow has sent along the following two links related to our discussion, as well as a couple of photos from her garden, one showing her bee condo, and the other a mason bee alighting on a daffodil.

Mason bees:

The wasp problem:

Posted by Christine Allen

Friday, October 17, 2014

Honey Bees in East Vancouver!

If you would like to host honey bees in your own garden (or would like to buy local honey or find out more about beekeeping), one of our new Garden Club members, Kathy Lau, has sent along this "Six Legs Good" link.