I'm Doug Green, a semi-retired nurseryman who used to produce 1600 varieties of perennials and 600-800 varieties of annuals every spring in my nursery and garden center.
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Flying red insect, looks like a large ant
six legs, medium to dark red. It looks like it has a stinger and will arch as if to sting if you chase it away. Approximately an inch long. Seeing them
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Black Insects Page 4
find out what black insects are in your garden and have them identified by entomologist
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BLACK AND WHITE WITH SOME BLUE AND LOONG FEELERS...
Found this guy while cleaning an auto shop in Monrovia...startled means then I was intrigued....
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lime green spider
Lime green spider...with yellow spots...Christmas tree shape with 2 hearts in the middle!! Seen on a hot day by the pool in Missouri! Thanks from De
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Orange Insects Page 1
These are mostly orange insects with orange the predominant color for help in insect identifcation you can upload your pictures here
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How To Solve The Worst Two Tomato Problems
Two of the common tomato problems (black bottoms and cracks) with links to tomato blight article
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The Beginners Guide To Growing Great Tasting Tomatoes
The beginners guide to growing great tasting tomatoes - almost everything you need to know from garden author Doug Green
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How To Grow and Store Dahlia Bulbs for Heavy Flowering
Dahlia bulbs are easy to grow and store, here are garden bulb book author Doug Green's recommendations
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How To Grow Autumn Crocus or Colchicum
Autumn crocus are one of the fall's flower bulb garden highlights and one of my favorite bulbs says garden author Doug Green
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How To Keep Hardy Cyclamen Alive and Growing
Hardy cyclamen are wonderful small plants for the fall blooming shade garden, here's how to grow them from flower bulb book author Doug Green
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