All species of bumble bee in Central Europe are under threat to some degree. Protective measures are essential, not only because of the rarity of these insects but also because of their importance for cultivated plants.
Location and positioning:
Private gardens, plant nurseries, orchards, parks, etc. Ideal for observing the various stages in the development of bumble bees because the lid can be opened at any time. The bumble bees will colonise these boxes on their own but details are also provided on how to place a queen in the box.
Cleaning and inspection:
Supplied complete with wool nesting material sufficient for one season. Instructions are supplied.
- Bumble bee box
- All nesting material
Schwegler wood-concrete, wooden inner box (suitable for long-term use)
Dimensions: H 38 x D 54 x W 38 cm
Weight: 18.5 kg