Though the tag said full sun (6+ full hours) I put them in containers in partial shade, under the canopy of a mesquite tree. They like to be mulched and watered thoroughly so I actually set the containers in a shallow basin of water on kept it full at all times. It yielded beautiful large fruit! Has a cold hardiness of 10 to 0 degrees F.
Sometimes I have inquiries by other beekeepers that are doing removals as to what products I use that may make the job easier or safer. I will update this as I run across photos showing these items in use.
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Save the Brood! Some like to wire but I go much faster using rubber bands. I use size 117.
Perfect size for deep frames and I double them when using mediums.