Bees and nest

Bees and nest

Observation - Bees and nest - UK and Ireland. Description: We found this occupied nest under some old carpet which we were using to suppress weeds prior to digging a new flower bed. The bees had clearly used fibres from the carpet to create a nest. We covered the nest over with a small piece of carpet, and they

We found this occupied nest under some old carpet which we were using to suppress weeds prior to digging a new flower bed. The bees had clearly used fibres from the carpet to create a nest. We covered the nest over with a small piece of carpet, and they seem to have settled down again after the initial disturbance.