Using Essential Oils for Honeybees. Three primary essential oils are useful in beekeeping: lemongrass, spearmint and thyme. Other oils such as wintergreen, spearmint and tea tree oil are also used in some formulations.
beeswax verse: Little bees give their gift of gold For you my little dears to warm and hold. Story time is here to tell Come listen to the fairy's spell Create with your gift of gold Something kind, true and bold.