Pre-Fed Ladybugs

$3.25

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SKU: Item# LB-JR
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  • Qualifying Item/ QTY: 
    •  300 LBM, 300 LBC, 750 LBM, 750 LBC, 1500 LBM, 1500 LBC
  • Case Count: 25 unit case count 
  • Free shipping eligibility when ordering 2+ cases

ABOUT LADYBUGS (HIPPODAMIA CONVERGENS):


Preventative care is key!

Hippodamia convergens are native ladybugs found throughout the USA! Pre-fed Ladybugs are the best general predator in any organic garden, greenhouse, grow room, patio, rooftop garden, interiorscape, or anywhere that pests exist.

  • Ladybugs do the work for you. Introduce them into the desired area and watch them defeat bad bugs that damage your plants.
  • Support your backyard ecosystem! See improvements in the health of your plants without introducing harmful chemical pesticides.
  • Maximize your harvest - healthy plants produce more.
  • Natural, organic, sustainable, and kid/pet friendly.


TARGET PESTS:

Ladybugs are natural predators to aphids, mealybugs, spider mites, thrips, and many other soft-bodied insects.


LADYBUG LIFE-CYCLE:

Egg: 2-5 days  |  Larvae: 21 days  |  Pupa: 7 days  |  Adult: 1 year

Ladybug Lifecycle

 

INTRODUCTION RATES:

LIGHT INFESTATION:
Introduce 1 ladybug per square foot, monthly.

MODERATE INFESTATION:
Introduce 1 ladybug per square foot, bi-weekly, 2-3 times.

HEAVY INFESTATION:
Introduce 1 ladybug per square foot, weekly, 2-4 times.


HOW TO RELEASE:

  1. Introduce ladybugs in the early morning, evening, or on a cloudy day when the temperatures are cooler. 
  2. Mist leaves to improve ladybug habitat. Misting the foliage beforehand may improve performance. With ample food and moisture, ladybugs can begin to reproduce immediately.
  3. Introduce ladybugs at the base of the plants.
  4. Introduce multiple times throughout the growing season to stay ahead of the pest lifecycle.