How to Get Rid of Aphids on Milkweed Plants
Say goodbye to aphids in your garden! Follow these easy tips from a garden expert to take care of aphids...
Vermicomposting: A Beginner’s Guide
Try composting with worms to create a vermicompost superfood for your garden!
Use an Ant Moat for Your Hummingbird Feeders
Do ants keep crawling into your sugar water and other bird food? Learn how to use an ant moat for...
Will a Praying Mantis Eat Hummingbirds?
Watch your feeders and flowers for a surprising hummingbird predator. Find out how to protect your hummingbirds from a praying...
Apply to Sponsor-a-Hive to Help Native Bees
The Bee Conservancy's Sponsor-a-Hive program gives schools and community groups the opportunity to get a free bee house to help...
5 Silk Moths That Might be in Your Backyard
Discover the amazing silk moths you can expect to find in the garden. See photos of silk moths and learn...
7 Natural Ways to Keep Bees and Wasps Away From Hummingbird Feeders
Bugs be gone! Discover seven smart and easy ways to keep bees and wasps away from your hummingbird feeders, without...
All About Eastern Tiger Swallowtail Butterflies and Caterpillars
Find out what eastern tiger swallowtail butterflies and their caterpillars look like and the best host plants to attract them.
How to Get Rid of Mealybugs on Plants
Gardening expert Melinda Myers shares her sure-fire tips on how to get rid of mealybugs. Also learn how to get...
How to Get Rid of Indoor Plant Bugs
Learn effective tips on how to treat, eliminate and prevent indoor plant bugs, including aphids, mites, fungus gnats and more.
6 Fascinating Facts About Cecropia Moths
Discover everything you need to know about the cecropia moth, one of the largest and most beautiful moths in America.
Meet the Colorful Moths You Can See During Daytime
Learn more about the bright, colorful moths you can see in your backyard any time of day.
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.
7 Sweet Facts About Honeybees
Get answers to frequently asked questions about these honey producing pollinators.
How to Build a DIY Bug Hotel
Learn how to create a DIY bug hotel where your beneficial backyard insects can put all six feet up and...
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...
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...
10 Natural Ways to Eliminate Garden Insect Pests
Looking for ways to eliminate garden insect pests, without resorting to pesticides? Get our tips for controlling harmful garden bugs,...
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.
4 Facts About Native Bees in Your Backyard
Learn these important facts about bees to help you grow a garden that's safe and attractive for these powerful pollinators.
Plant Garlic in Fall by Fruit Trees to Keep Borers Away
Bugs simply don't like the smell of garlic. Plant garlic in fall around fruit trees and shrubs to help deter...