Paper Giant Honey Bee

Size: 17 x 23 x 8 cm

The Giant Honey Bee kit contains:
  • 2 black templates for the body.
  • 1 black template for the shield.
  • 2 gold templates for the shield and wings.
  • A little bag with flower seeds.
  • A sheet with clear instructions.

You don’t need any scissors or craft knife to assemble this paper Honey Bee yourself!
After assembling you can add a few dots of glue to keep your bee in the most perfect shape, but it is not necessary.

Free flower seeds inside!

Add a little extra variety to the bio diversity around your house and provide a helping hand for the bees. Sow on a sunny spot this springtime and enjoy the flower and the bees and other insects until summer and even fall.
The seeds are a mixture of buckwheat, coriander, cornflower, dill, mallow, marigold, mustard, serradella, sunflower, phacelia and more.

19,95 incl VAT

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Get creative with this 3D paper Giant Honey Bee insect!

Giant insects alert! You can now take the insect life into your home decoration in a very animal friendly way. All our paper creations are made with FSC-paper. And so is this 3D paper Giant Honey Bee insect. Assembling this 3D paper Giant Honey Bee insect is like a mindful journey. The feeling of joy when you are ready with assembling this beautiful black and gold bee is great!

The Giant Honey Bee kit contains:

  • 2 black templates for the body.
  • 1 black template for the shield.
  • 2 gold templates for the shield and wings.
  • A little bag with flower seeds.
  • A sheet with clear instructions.

You don’t need any scissors or craft knife to assemble this paper Honey Bee yourself!
After assembling you can add a few dots of glue to keep your bee in the most perfect shape, but it is not necessary.

Giant Honey Bee facts:

The Scientific Name of the Giant Honey Bee is Apis Dorsata and their colour is quite similar to the European honey bee, with golden, black and pale bands on the abdomen and with a hairy thorax. They are herbivores and live from nectar and pollen. Bees play a crucial role in the world’s ecosystem. In fact, the honey bee is the world’s most important single species of pollinator, ensuring people and animals have the food they need to survive. If there were no honey bees, we wouldn’t have fruits and vegetables like apples, broccoli and cucumbers.

Despite having such an important job, the honey bee has quite a short life span which depends on whether it is a drone bee, a worker bee or a queen bee. The lifespan of a honey bee depends on the type of bee it is. Drone bees (male bees hatched from unfertilised eggs) live for around eight weeks. Sterile worker bees tend to live for up to six weeks during summer and five months or more during winter. However, the queen bee, the only fertile bee in the colony, can live for several years. They are huge compared to the normal sized Honey Bee! Their size is 17 to 20 mm.

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