Project Description

European Hornet

european hornet

SIZE: 1″ and plump

COLOR: Yellow & red head; body is black, yellow, red

DESCRIPTION:

European Hornet nests are typically build in hollow trees, but can be found in attics and wall voids in buildings. Homes and buildings near woods are more likely to have these pests around.

CONTROL ADVICE:

These hornets are not typically aggressive unless handled or the colony is threatened, but professional treatment is recommended.

ACTIVE SEASON:

Summer