Nuclei And Queens

5 Frame British Standard (National) Nucleus £199.00 (collection only)

Hive Bits & Pieces

Castellated Spacers

Correx Sheet


Bee Course (Off Site)

Hive Equipment

Porter Bee Escapes

Queen Introduction Cage

Stainless Steel Hive Tool




Adopt A Hive

Adopt A Complete Hive

The Bee Garden

Bees at the bottom of the garden

Honey Extraction

Honey Jar labels (14 per sheet)

Tamper proof labels - White pack of 20

Suit Repairs

Repairs - Broken Zips, Ripped Veils, and torn suits

Our new beecam is available by clicking here. Please note that the username is Viewer and leave the password blank. You will have to download an ActiveX control to view the bees. You can pan tilt and zoom the camera to see the hives, the bees and one of our new Octagon hives with bees in it.

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Welcome to Fragile Planet Beekeeping Supplies

We can supply all your beekeeping needs including wooden bee hives, hive tools, smokers, bee suits, bee feeders and much more. We specialise in providing gentle Buckfast bees in a 5-frame nucleus box. We supply our gentle Buckfast queens and bees from June.
buy this steel hive tool

Buy At Our Amazing Prices

Hoffman Super Frames BS SN4 - pack of 10
Hoffman Super Frames - SN4 (price for 10)
Only £15.00 P & P £5.00
Please note that our shipping charges are calculated by weight
so if you order more than 1 item the P&P will be adjusted to reduce the cost.
Space between the frames is important to give what is known as "Bee Space"
This is the gap that bees will use as a passage and not fill in with more wax comb
In the past few years it is evident that many new beekeepers are using onlyHoffman frames
They are certainly less fiddly to use.
These frames are supplied in packs of 10

See our FAQs page for an explanation of how to put a frame together - for the inexperienced

Please note -These frames, like all frames, come without foundation
If you wish to purchase more than 100 frames please contact us for a special price
Call us NOW on 01691 672869 for helpful and friendly advice
Sorry - temporarily out of stock - please contact us for further details