Plant a Caterpillar Cafe in Your Butterfly Garden
Add a mix of flowering shrubs, annuals and perennials to attract hungry caterpillars to visit your butterfly garden.
4 Beneficial Insects You Want to See in Your Garden
These good bugs are ready to lend a helping hand in your yard and garden by keeping the destructive and...
7 Sweet Facts About Honeybees
Get answers to frequently asked questions about these honey producing pollinators.
Quiz: How Many Types of Caterpillars Can You Identify?
Whether you’re a bug expert or new to the world of insects, scroll through our quiz and see how many...
The Ultimate Guide to Growing Milkweed for Monarch Butterflies
Help monarch butterflies thrive by growing the one plant they need the most: milkweed.
6 Key Differences Between Bees and Wasps
Use this handy guide to know whether it's a bee or wasp buzzing through your backyard.
7 Fascinating Bumblebee Facts You Should Know
Get to know interesting facts about these important pollinators, including where bumblebees live and the differences between bumblebees and honeybees.
How to Get Rid of the 10 Worst Garden Insects
As if weeds and weird weather weren't bad enough, gardeners also have to face insect pests. Here's a look at...
Enjoy the Backyard Benefits of a Moon Garden
Learn what to plant for nighttime beauty and why moon gardens are so beneficial for pollinators such as moths, bats...
12 Home Remedies for Bug Bites That Actually Work
If you're looking to relieve the sting and itch of bug bites without the use of harsh chemicals, give these...
Grow Milkweed for Monarch Butterflies in 5 Simple Steps
Help monarchs thrive by growing their favorite food in your yard.
Got Holes in Your Leafy Greens? You Have Cabbage Worms
Learn how to use organic solutions to protect your leafy green garden plants from damaging cabbage worms.
8 Mosquito-Repelling Plants You Need in Your Backyard ASAP
Why invest in pesticides or bug sprays to control mosquitoes when you can repel them naturally with plants?
5 Basic Butterfly Behaviors to Know
Take your butterfly gardening to the next level by learning some of their most common habits to look for.
7 Illuminating Facts About Fireflies
When the sun goes down, fireflies glow up. Read on to learn more about these extraordinary insects.
7 Creepy Crawly Facts About Spiders
Hone your backyard spidey senses and learn about these garden good guys.
My Adventures as a Newbie Beekeeper
Follow this newbie's journey to learn how to get your own backyard abuzz.
Get Up Close and Personal with Mysterious Mantids
Turn over a leaf and meet the intriguing hunters in your backyard.
How Butterflies and Bugs Hibernate
Butterflies and bugs make themselves at home nestled under leaves or hidden beneath tree bark in the backyard.
Monarch Egg or Aphid? How to Tell the Difference
Not sure what you've got on your milkweed plants? Learn to tell the difference between a monarch egg and an...
8 Ways You Can Help Save the Bees
Help the declining pollinator population and become a bee champion.