All about Mining Bees

Mining bees, scientifically known as ‘Andrena’, belong to a large group of solitary, ground-nesting bee species. Andrena is Greek and means as much as ¬®buzzing insect¬®. Other names include Bare-Miner Bees, Fairy Bees, Oxaeine Bees, Burrowing Bees, Digger Bees, and Andrenids. These friendly little creatures are non-aggressive and usually do not sting or bite. The…