Our Guardian Kits contain all the equipment and know-how you need to successfully care for a small population of Red Mason bees in a pollen-rich garden, allotment or green space.
Either go it alone and look after the popluation of Red Mason bees at home, (we're here to support you all the way!) - or choose to particpate in the #BeeGuardian Project - the UK's only solitayr bee cocoon-sharing scheme.
2022 Guardian Kits include:
- 1 x MasonBees Tube Holder - choose from: Original / Wooden / Lodge
- 30 x Standard Nesting Tubes
- 25 x Standard Tube Refills
- 1 x Cocoon Release Box
- 1 x Red Mason bee Starter Stock (approx. 40-50 Osmia bicornis cocoons)
- 3 x 'Seasoned' Nesting Tubes
Additional 2022 Guardian perks include:
- FREE occupied equipment returns/exchange service (September-November)
- Exclusive Guardian Discounts
- Bi-annual 'Guardian's Guardian' Newsletter
Please refer to our #BeeGuardians page for more information.
UK & Ireland residents only. Ongoing participation currently free-of-charge. A percentage of cocoons returned by Guardians are retained by MasonBees.co.uk each season to create more participant places in 2022.. Terms and conditions apply.
2022 Guardian Kits
Further information on the #BeeGuardian Project is available on our Bee Guardians page.
GIFT MESSAGE/DELIVERY DATE REQUEST?
Use the 'Comments/Notes' form in your shopping basket to include a free gift message with your purchase. and/or provide us with any additional information relevant to the order, e.g. a delivery date request / leave safe location.
IS THIS A GIFT?
Buying a Guardian Kit as a gift?
We'll need to know the recipient's full name, email address and postal address for the cocoon delivery in March. Please use the 'Comments/Notes' of your shopping basket to include as much of this information as possible at the time of purchase.
NB: Included equipment is shipped to the purchaser by default - however, if you'd like us to ship directly to the receipient, please indicate this in the Comments/Notes as well.