Leaf Roller Bees

loree7(z5 OK)July 3, 2004

The leaf roller bees are eating my rose leaves. What can I do to stop them?

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jean001(z8aPortland, OR)

If you're referring to leaf cutter bees, they stop in 4 to 6 weeks.

They cut semi-circles from leaves to build small "cells" for their youngsters who will be among next year's pollinator insects.

    Bookmark   July 3, 2004 at 11:10PM
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