Beneficial Bug Mix


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Beneficial Bug Mix

The packet contains 7 grams, sows 50 square feet.

Bring helpful bugs into your garden with this beautiful mixture of garden flowers, wildflowers and herbs. The Beneficial Bug Mix is designed to attract lacewings, lady beetles, hover flies, syrphid flies and parasitic wasps as a natural control for aphids, thrips and mites. This colorful mixture is great for borders, row ends or mass plantings.

You may also want to try our Beneficial Insect Mix, with a different collection of species.

Our Beneficial Bug Mix includes:

Baby Blue-Eyes, Bergamot, Bishop’s Flower, Black-Eyed Susan, California Poppy, Candytuft, Cilantro, Dill, Dwarf Cosmos, Fennel, Gayfeather, Globe Gilia, Indian Blanket, Lance-Leaved Coreopsis, Purple Prairie Clover, Rockcress, Shasta Daisy, Siberian Wallflower and Sweet Alyssum.

Growing Information

Type: Annual and perennial

Seed Depth: 1/4 inch

Height: Various

Light: Full sun

Water: Moderate

Soil: Well-drained, reasonably rich

USDA Zone: 2-9

When to sow: Direct sow into a well-prepared seedbed in spring, early summer or fall.

Blooming period: Summer to fall.

Coverage: Sow at 12-24 pounds per acre. One ounce covers 110 square feet.

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These have come up

Not blossomed , appears to be small, not sure they will blossom