Bugs – The Good and The Bad

Brown Marmorated StinkbugBad Bugs
These bugs are bad for plants in the garden.  They can damage plants in the following ways:

  • Eat leaves
  • Eat fruit
  • Suck the juices out of plants

Honey BeeGood Bugs
Not all bugs are bad bugs.  For instance, bugs can serve a variety of purposes including the following:

  • Pollinate flowers
  • Eat bugs that are bad for the plants
  • Break down organic material to provide nutrients to the plants
  • Honey!

Unknown Bugs
These bugs have not yet been identified. If you think you know what they are, please email Glenn at the address below.
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Click on the Links above for Galleries and Information on the different types of Bugs

More Information

For further information see the following link:
BugGuide.net

Submissions

If you’re in the garden and see a bug you don’t recognize please take a picture and email to Glenn at gatormonroe(at)gmail.net.  I will do my best to identify it and post it on this site.