Friday, October 23, 2015

Bee Houses

Harborea 2015, Villa Mimbelli, Livorno
We have already seen many flowers at the last edition of “Harborea”, but there was a lot of garden-related items.
Harborea 2015, Villa Mimbelli, Livorno
Harborea 2015, Villa Mimbelli, Livorno
Some of these curiosities were several types of bee houses.

Harborea 2015 - The Roses of Florence - Il Buco nel Legno - Garden Animals - Birds and Bugs

See also: Harborea - The Flowers of Harborea - The Animals of Harborea

15 comments:

William Kendall said...

I came across a similar construct here on the property of a hotel a few weeks back.

Dina said...

They are beautiful. What fun!

Stefan Jansson said...

I hope the bees approve.

Marleen said...

In Dutch we call these 'insect hotels'. You found some great examples!

VP said...

Stefan - A very good point...

Karl Demetz said...

They are very nice !

Tanya Breese said...

i like these, a lot!

Sharon Anck said...

Very interesting. They are almost like little works of art too.

RedPat said...

Such a good idea!

cieldequimper said...

There are more and more of them. I think they are excellent and wish I had a place to put one...

Babzy said...

very nice hotels ;)

Jack said...

These are fascinating. I have never seen anything like them.

PerthDailyPhoto said...

I hope the bees do approve VP.. I do, they are wonderful, like pieces of outdoor art!

Gunn said...

They are lucky to have these unique and stylish places to live.

EG CameraGirl said...

Creative and useful too!