I live in sheffield and their has been no sign of any nuptial flights?
Im desperate for a Lasius Flavus!
Does anyone know if ive missed it or its yet to come!
2x Lasius Niger
1x Myrmica Rubra
Squimbles wrote:Number6 that's impressive, must be an old colony? How do you release them successfully? Place the nest in front of a window?
number6 wrote:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jAPq95bwugM@Squimbles i use pods to release them i remove the plugs the males climb out and then remove the top the queens fly they release a scent and the male follo2s fmy jobs done :)
Squimbles wrote:Very impressive xD. My two queens that were successful from last year are coming up to 20 workers now. I hope within the next to years they'll blossom. They both have like 30-50 extra brood. Thinking about getting a heat mat for them. They are lasius niger queens.