What Are White Grubs?

What Are White Grubs?

What are these white grubs (and what do they eat)? I wondered as I dug into the mulch pile. My spade kept unearthing the big, fat, white grubs. What on earth were they, why were they in my mulch pile, and should I kill them 

Asian Murder Hornets: What Gardeners Need to Know

Asian Murder Hornets: What Gardeners Need to Know

Murder hornets? What new horror has been unleashed on unwary gardeners? By now, you’ve heard about the icing on the cake that is 2020: murder hornets. Yes, you read that right. What the heck is a murder hornet and does it spell ecological disaster?

Wasp Nest with Tube – the Bald Faced Hornet Nest

Wasp Nest with Tube – the Bald Faced Hornet Nest

“Come see this wasp nest with tube,” my husband called to me. I was sitting in the living room working on a new counted cross stitch project. Reluctantly, I set it aside, slipped my feet inside a pair of gardening boots, and met him at