Garden Bugs

Garden bugs in the backyard are not always a bad thing. We're breaking down the good, the bad and the ugly so you can keep harmful garden insect pests away.

Attracting Butterflies

Butterfly Host Plants Facts

It takes more than nectar to increase the variety of species in your garden. Learn about butterfly host plants and which ones to choose.

Common Pollinators

Blog: Common Garden Pollinators

Without our garden pollinators, we wouldn’t have gardens at all. Learn which bugs and animals pollinate plants, and how to help them thrive.

From Our Community

Who's Seen Monarch Butterflies or Caterpillars This Year?

The latest numbers say that migratory population of Monarch butterflies (Danaus plexippus) has declined by 90% in the last 20 years. (Learn more in this blog post I…
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First New Black Swallowtail emerged today

It is time to watch my butterfly cage closely. I had my first chrysalis emerge today and fly away. Feel like a proud Mama!
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