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Beneficial Garden Creatures

Some wild creatures help to pollinate plants, break down compost and prey on pests, so make these friendly visitors welcome in your garden.

Excerpted from Simple Steps: Vegetable Gardening

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Ladybug Larvae Feasts on Juicy Aphids in Garden
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Ladybugs

The adults are familiar friends, but the less appealing larvae enjoy nothing better than feasting on juicy aphids.

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