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Anecdotal: Basil + Asparagus = ladybugs

Here is a ladybug nymph molting on my asparagus fern adjacent to the bolted basil:

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There are hundreds of nymphs in the asparagus beds, including the one without basil so I’m not sure how much the basil has to do with it. I decided to bolster the predatory insect population with additional mail order ladybirds. That discussion will be saved for the off season downtime!

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  1. Pingback: Anecdotal: Basil + Asparagus = ladybugs | thegreenergrassfarm | WORLD ORGANIC NEWS

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