What are Carpenter Bees

Resembling bumble bees, carpenter bees can grow to over an inch and they have orange, yellow to white hairs with shiny black abdomens. You can differentiate the male from the female bees by looking at some white markings in the male’s faces and identifying the black head with that of a female. Generally, the male carpenter bees do not sting while the females do. Yet the female carpenter bees are believed to be docile. The peak of mating between the […]

How to Get Rid Of Bees

With much hype related to bees close to extinction on has to be very careful before opting for drastic measures. First and the most important thing to consider is, taking the help of a professional bee keeper who can deal with bees smoothly. To get rid of bees is not that simple as it may seem and what you need is a little patience in such a situation where bees are swarming up. Be patient but do what is necessary […]

ALL ABOUT CARPENTER BEES

ALL ABOUT CARPENTER BEES Carpenter bee is a member of subfamily XYLOCOPINAE. Their skins are full of hairs and have very big eyes and are found everywhere. These are very large and there are over 500 species worldwide. These are ready to damage any wood such as bamboo and timbers and such other woods are in danger because of these. French entomologist Pierre Andre Latreille explained the genus in 1802.Most of the species live by making social groups with their […]