Good Garden Bugs

Good Garden Bugs

Everything You Need to Know About Beneficial Predatory Insects

Book - 2015
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Quayside Pub Group
Good Garden Bugs is an easy to follow reference to natural, non-harmful ways for your gardens to grow full and bountiful.

Your guide to the beneficial insects in your garden!

Good Garden Bugs is an easy-to-follow reference to beneficial insects that provide pest control, allowing your garden to grow full and bountiful.

Aphids, caterpillars, grubs, and slugs are not only creepy-crawlies, they can wreak havoc on your garden and plants. But fear not!

You don't need dangerous chemicals to enjoy a lively, healthy garden. The secret? More lady beetles, fewer aphids! Wildlife in your garden--especially insects--can be natural pesticide alternatives.

From mantids to beetles to wasps, spiders, and everything in between, entomologist Mary Gardiner tells you how to identify these beneficial bugs, how to enhance your home landscape as a habitat, and how to work with them to grow and enjoy your garden.



Grand Central Pub

Your guide to the beneficial insects in your garden!

Good Garden Bugs is an easy-to-follow reference to beneficial insects that provide pest control, allowing your garden to grow full and bountiful.

Aphids, caterpillars, grubs, and slugs are not only creepy-crawlies: They can wreak havoc on your garden and plants. But fear not! You don't need dangerous chemicals to enjoy a lively, healthy garden. The secret? More lady beetles, fewer aphids! Wildlife in your garden--especially insects--can be natural pesticide alternatives. From mantids to beetles to wasps, spiders, and everything in between, entomologist Mary Gardiner tells you how to identify these beneficial bugs, how to enhance your home landscape as a habitat, and how to work with them to grow and enjoy your garden.



Baker & Taylor
Provides information on using "good" insects as natural pesticide alternatives, including how to identify the beneficial bugs, how to enhance their garden habitat, and how to use them to grow garden plants.

Publisher: Beverly, MA : Quarry Books, 2015
ISBN: 9781592539093
1592539092
Branch Call Number: 635.0497 Gar
Characteristics: 176 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour)
Additional Contributors: Cooley, Michael (Illustrator)

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