Spring is here and so are the dreaded carpenter bees bombarding your head! How do you get rid of these pesky carpenter bees? Here are the answers you are looking for.
WHAT ARE CARPENTER BEES
WHAT ARE CARPENTER BEES GOOD FOR?
DAMAGED CAUSED BY CARPENTER BEES
ELIMINATION CARPENTER BEES
Carpenter Bees – What are they
Solitary bees that nest in soft woods and return every year.
Carpenter Bees – What are they good for …
Carpenter bees are great pollinators so only get rid of these bees if they are menancing you. The male carpenter bees do not sting but they are very aggressive dive bombing at your head.
Carpenter Bees Traps
These inexpensive traps look like bird houses with a clear bottle underneath. Carpenter bees find the trap, enter and exit into the bottle and cannot escape. You can find these online and at most flea markets in the spring bee season.
Kill Carpenter Bees in the Nest
Once you have cleared most of the carpenter bees then you need to address the nesting holes where the females lay the eggs. Purchase at the HOME DEPOT, insects walk over the sharp pieces in the soil and cuts end up killing them. All natural soil that is made up of crushed shells which will cut through the exoskeleton of insects thus killing them. Perfectly safe for children and pets, non toxic.
Harris Ground Fresh 100% Diatomaceous Earth is a natural product. It is OMRI listed with the Organic Minerals Research Institute and meets organic use standards. Use to protect your garden plants. Use in animal feed and multiple other uses., Professional Powder Duster included for easy application.
Natural product for organic use
Use to protect your garden plants
Use in animal feed and multiple other uses
OMRI listed with the Organic Minerals Research Institute
4 lb. value size for multiple treatments
Professional powder duster included for easy application