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Posts Tagged: carpenter bee

Don't Be Alarmed by Large Beneficial Bees

Female carpenter bee. [J.K.Clark]

If you see large black or golden-brown bees flying in your garden or landscape, don't be alarmed!...

Posted on Monday, August 8, 2016 at 2:18 PM
Tags: beneficial (12), building (3), bumble (1), carpenter bee (2), damage (17), golden (1), pollinator (6), structures (3), UCIPM (72), wood (2)

Carpenter Bees: Mostly Beneficial

Male valley carpenter bee.

Have you seen large black or golden-brown bees foraging in your garden? These could be carpenter...

Posted on Monday, June 23, 2014 at 2:57 PM
Tags: carpenter bee (2), Pest Notes (84), pollinator (6)
 
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