Heath Potter Wasp

Heath Potter Wasp

Observation - Heath Potter Wasp - UK and Ireland. Description: Beautiful little pot nests created by the Heath Potter Wasp. The one in the first photo is still open for filling with an egg and some caterpillars (usually pug moth) but the other two have been sealed up. I'm told it takes the female wasp about 25 balls

Beautiful little pot nests created by the Heath Potter Wasp. The one in the first photo is still open for filling with an egg and some caterpillars (usually pug moth) but the other two have been sealed up. I'm told it takes the female wasp about 25 balls of clay and 2-3 hours to make each nest