Insects

Ants in the Garden - Useful or Harmful?

Ants in the Garden – Useful or Harmful?

In our homes, ants can be very annoying, especially when they have discovered sugary or protein-containing foods. Then there are veritable ant trails to the delicious food sources and control becomes urgently necessary. But what about outside – are ants in the garden also pests? And how can they be controlled naturally if necessary? Ants …

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Designing An Insect-friendly Garden

Designing An Insect-friendly Garden

Designing an insect-friendly garden. When you plant your garden, you should always think about our insects. Did you know that at least 60% of all animal species are insects? They need your support!Due to our modern agriculture, in which mainly monocultures of crops are grown, insects find less and less food. Create an ideal habitat …

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Bird-friendly Ways To Control Boxelder Borer?

Boxwood borers cause trouble because they eat all the boxwoods bare that get in their way. There are control agents on the market, but unfortunately they are often not effective enough and certainly not bird-friendly. Animal welfare organizations already warned against these control agents last year. The boxwood borers absorb the chemicals and are then …

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Earwigs - Dangerous Or Useful?

Earwigs – Dangerous Or Useful?

The name is deceptive: earwigs have no interest in ears and are completely harmless to humans. If the insects appear in masses or get into the apartment, it is still unpleasant. We explain how you can combat and drive away earwigs. Earwigs are also known as earwigs, earwigs or earwigs. However, the correct name for …

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Detect And Control Spider Mites

Detect And Control Spider Mites

Spider mites are plant pests that occur both in houseplants and outdoors. We explain how you can recognize spider mites and how to fight them. An infestation of spider mites can usually be recognized by the appearance of small white spots on the leaves and the appearance of small wool-like webs on the leaf axis …

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Naturally Combat Mealybugs

Naturally Combat Mealybugs

Mealybugs belong to the scale insects and are also called mealybugs because of the waxy substance they excrete. We explain how you can recognize mealybugs and how to fight them. Mealybugs (Pseudococcidae) damage plants in several ways at once: they suck out plant sap and release poison into the plant. In addition, they secrete honeydew …

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