How To Attract Ladybirds - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by its_timeless
October 29, 2000
I would love some ladybirds and other helpful insects to aid in pollination and pest control....how do I attract them?


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Answer from NGA
October 29, 2000

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Beneficial insects will arrive like magic if there are insects to eat. The best way to attract them is not to use any pesticides. You can also purchase beneficial insects to release but unless there is a food supply for them to eat they won't stay around very long!

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