Mason Bee Cocoons

Mason Bee Cocoons

Here you can buy cocoons of the red mason bee (Osmia bicornis) and of the horned mason bee (Osmia cornuta). Both are native throughout Europe and very good pollinators in orchards and easy to manage.

Shipping of cocoons from october to april.


Osmia bicornis = rufa (Red Mason Bee)

Osmia bicornis = rufa (Red Mason Bee)

The Red Mason bee (Osmia bicornis) flies from mid of April until end of May. It is a very good pollinator of apples, pears, strawberries and late kinds of cherries.

Osmia cornuta (Horned Mason Bee)

Osmia cornuta (Horned Mason Bee)

The Horned Mason Bee (Osmia cornuta) flies from mid of March until the end of April. They are a very good pollinator of all kinds of stone fruits, pears, and early kinds of apples.

Shipping of cocoons from October to February. Reservations are possible during the whole year.

Cocoons in Nests

Cocoons in Nests

Only in Germany available.