by Mama-Knows

One of the best ways to control pests in your garden is to encourage their natural enemies. Planting pollen and nectar plants, and providing protection for these beneficial insects, is a basic tenet of organic gardening, and a way to further increase the ecological diversity of your yard. I have listed the most common beneficial insects along with tips on attracting them to your yard.

Here are the top 10 Good Insects in Your Garden:
– Ladybugs
– Lacewings
– Hover Flies
– Predatory Bugs
– Ground beetles
– Hunting and parasitic wasps
– Spiders
– Tachinid Flies
– Dragonfly
– Honeybees

For pictures and descriptions, read Mama’s article.

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