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Up Close with A Lady Bug

A lady bug friend dispatching some aphids on my purple artichoke. Lady beetles will eat 50 or more aphids a day.   Read more at the  University of California IPM  (Integrated Pest Management) website. See also:  Lady Beetle Releases for Aphid Control: How to Help Them Work

A lady bug friend dispatching some aphids on my purple artichoke. Lady beetles will eat 50 or more aphids a day. 

Read more at the University of California IPM (Integrated Pest Management) website. See also: Lady Beetle Releases for Aphid Control: How to Help Them Work

April

Monarchs--Wind Beneath Their Wings