Mason Bee House - Attract Nature's Best Non-Stinging Pollinators To Your Garden
Have you ever heard of a Mason Bee? I hadn't, but they are definitely great bees to have around your garden. Unlike most bees, the Mason Bee is a peaceful non-stinging bee that is also a legendary pollinator. These cool bees each visit and pollinate nearly 100 blooms each day, so it would be wise to give them a good home close by with the Mason Bee House.
Robins, mockingbirds, tanagers, orioles and grosbeaks are a few of the birds that crave a meal of juicy, vitamin-rich fruit. Place grapes, oranges, apples, even pieces of banana on this simple skewer and attract beautiful fruit eating birds to your yard.
Great idea to attract butterflies | World In Green - this would be a good activity to do with children in late spring or early summer - string these up around the church and have a conversation about caring for God's creation.