Customer Reviews


66 Reviews
5 star:
 (43)
4 star:
 (18)
3 star:
 (4)
2 star:    (0)
1 star:
 (1)
 
 
 
 
 
Average Customer Review
Share your thoughts with other customers
Create your own review
 
 

The most helpful favourable review
The most helpful critical review


32 of 32 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent little book
You will find yourself running around the garden chasing bees book in hand. Identificaton is not easy but this book tells you all you need to know about the range of species you are likely to encounter.
Published on 1 Sept. 2005 by amadou

versus
50 of 52 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Introduction to Bumblee identification
Revised Edition

The Book claims to describe 25 species, but only 23 species are described in detail. For each species the following information is provided: colour photograph of male and female in natural habitat, colour code of stripes for identification, appearance, variability, similar species, distribution and biology, nests, flower visits, icons for...
Published on 18 Jun. 2011 by Harry E. Clarke


Most Helpful First | Newest First

5.0 out of 5 stars Bumble Bees pocket book, 23 Nov. 2010
This review is from: Field Guide to the Bumblebees of Great Britain and Ireland (Paperback)
Good information on bumble bees and how to identify them. I am going to take the advice here and make a home for them to live in... Also a hnndy size to carry when in the garden or out walking in town or country.
Help other customers find the most helpful reviews 
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No


5.0 out of 5 stars Positive review, 28 Jun. 2013
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
This review is from: Field Guide to the Bumblebees of Great Britain and Ireland (Paperback)
A very well illustrated book of a perfect size to use in the field.. It lives up to the claim that one will be able to identify most of the 25 described species with confidence.
Help other customers find the most helpful reviews 
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No


5.0 out of 5 stars Good reference book, 10 Jun. 2013
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
This review is from: Field Guide to the Bumblebees of Great Britain and Ireland (Paperback)
The delivery of this book was excellent. I have not had time to read it thoroughly. It looks like a very useful reference book to help me fine out more about bumble bees.
Help other customers find the most helpful reviews 
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No


4.0 out of 5 stars A very usefull field guide., 19 July 2013
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
This review is from: Field Guide to the Bumblebees of Great Britain and Ireland (Paperback)
A very good introduction to this important group of bees. I recommend it to anyone wishing to broaden their knowledge of the part played by bumblebees in our ecology.
Help other customers find the most helpful reviews 
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No


5.0 out of 5 stars Field Guide to Bumblebees, 6 April 2013
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
This review is from: Field Guide to the Bumblebees of Great Britain and Ireland (Paperback)
Excellent little book; clear, well-illustrated, interesting text and fits in the pocket. I shall use this extensively throughout the season. Promptly received.
Help other customers find the most helpful reviews 
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No


5.0 out of 5 stars informative, 23 Jun. 2013
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
This review is from: Field Guide to the Bumblebees of Great Britain and Ireland (Paperback)
Ideal book for identifying bumblebees, quick reference guide and small enough to us in garden or countryside, hopefully the bees will agree to pose for ident.
Help other customers find the most helpful reviews 
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No


4.0 out of 5 stars The key is quite useful. The descriptions could be a bit more detailed, 29 Mar. 2015
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
This review is from: Field Guide to the Bumblebees of Great Britain and Ireland (Paperback)
The key is quite useful. The descriptions could be a bit more detailed. Definately worth buying if you want to get into bumblebee identification.
Help other customers find the most helpful reviews 
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No


4.0 out of 5 stars BEES, 5 Aug. 2011
This review is from: Field Guide to the Bumblebees of Great Britain and Ireland (Paperback)
A NICE SIMPLE BOOK THAT COMBINES AN EASY COLOUR CODING SYSTEM OF IDENTIFICATION WITH PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE CRITTER IN QUESTION. A GOOD FIELD GUIDE
Help other customers find the most helpful reviews 
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No


5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent book, very well laid out as a guide, 22 Jan. 2015
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
This review is from: Field Guide to the Bumblebees of Great Britain and Ireland (Paperback)
Excellent book ,very well laid out as a guide, packed with information but not cluttered. The field guide I will bring with me on my outings.
Help other customers find the most helpful reviews 
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No


5.0 out of 5 stars what's that bee called?, 17 July 2014
By 
P. A. Welton "outdoor gal" (cornwall) - See all my reviews
(REAL NAME)   
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
This review is from: Field Guide to the Bumblebees of Great Britain and Ireland (Paperback)
beautifully illustrated and concise imformation about British bumblebees. The book is small enough to put in a pocket for field observations.
Help other customers find the most helpful reviews 
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No


Most Helpful First | Newest First

This product

Field Guide to the Bumblebees of Great Britain and Ireland
Field Guide to the Bumblebees of Great Britain and Ireland by Martin Jenner (Paperback - 1 Sept. 2009)
£11.38
In stock
Add to basket Add to wishlist
Only search this product's reviews