The Italian honey bee represents a great blend of important traits, especially from a commercial and breeding standpoint. Among these the most notable are:
- Very prolific
- Less inclined to swarm
- White honey cappings
- Resistance to diseases, especially for the darker sub-variety
- Willing to enter supers
- Excellent comb builders
Contains 4lbs (1.8kg) of Bees and 1 mated queen
Please note: This is a pickup item only
- Pickup Information
- Shipping Information
Live Bees are not a stocked item, and are PICKUP ONLY from our Granville showroom. Once ordered, we will contact you a few days before to advise of their arrival date.
Expected arrival time is 2-3 weeks depending on weather conditions.
Please note: Live Bees must be picked up on the arrival date at our showroom. No refunds will be provided for cancelled, or abandoned orders.
Free shipping is offered on all our products excluding large / bulky items. Our freight calculator at the checkout will provide you with a shipping cost if applicable. At the bottom of each product description we will also note if it is a free postage item or a large / bulky item.