Paper Wasp

Paper Wasp (Polistes Humilis)

Life Cycle

  • Longer and thinner than bees and European Wasps. Approximately 15-25 mm in length.
  • Black abdomen with bright yellow stripes.
  • Flies with legs hanging down.
  • Seen above ground hanging in pergolas and eaves, or under fence caps.
  • Nests are typically golf ball size or slightly larger.
  • Can sting multiple times without dying.
  • Generally not aggressive, unless nest is disturbed (upon which it will attack).
  • Adults feed on plant nectar, but will catch caterpillars to feed to larvae.

BEES & WASPS

Customer satisfaction is important to us, and we guarantee to control your pest problem quickly, safely and in an environmentally friendly manner.

Servicing All ACT suburbs & surrounding areas without the harsh chemicals!

TOP SEVEN COMMON PESTS

Our general pest treatment deals with the top SEVEN most common pests around your home in the one visit saving you time, money and keeping your environment safe.

These pests are spiders, cockroaches, silverfish, slaters, clothes moths, earwigs & millipedes.

We service the ACT and surrounding areas

Gungahlin

Belconnen

Canberra City

South Canberra

Jerrabomberra

Weston Creek

Woden Valley

Tuggeranong

** Queanbeyan, Murrumbateman & NSW local areas.