Ladybug Garden

Project: Full Sun

Project time: 6 Hours

Ladybugs are beneficial insects. They eat bugs like spider mites and aphids that feed on our garden plants. Encourage ladybugs to come to your garden by planting some of their favorite plants. This garden is designed with ladybugs in mind.

DIY ladybug garden idea

This garden is approximately 10 feet long by 5 feet deep.

 

Shopping List

5 – Sunflowers (plants or seed)
2 – 1 gallon Yarrow
2 – 1 gallon Coreopsis
3 – 1 gallon Purple Coneflower
3 – 4 inch Cosmos
1 – 1 gallon Purple Basil
2 – 1 gallon Agastache
1 – 3 gallon Purple Fountain Grass
3 – 1 gallon Asclepias
3 – 4 inch Dill
6 – bags Pike Flower & Vegetable Soil
1 – 4 lb bag Dr. Earth's root zone fertilizer