Lady beetles, also known as ladybird beetles or ladybugs, are beneficial insects which help control many pests. These tiny predators are usually very welcome in gardens because ladybug larvae and adults eat aphids, mealybugs, and mites (which are garden pests). Continue reading
Once you learn how to hand feed hummingbirds, you’ll be amazed at how easy it is! Start by creating this simple DIY hummingbird feeder to hang in your window. Then, when the hummingbirds are used to feeding from it, turn it into a hand-held hummingbird feeder and bring the action right up close!
As summer begins to wane, it’s time to plant cool-season veggies in your backyard vegetable garden. We’ve broken down the best times for planting for your area!
While you may be enjoying the warm temperatures of summer, it is hard to think of fall, changing leaves and cool temperatures.