Green Ladybug

Green Ladybug

Ladybugs are considered one of the most fascinating creatures in the world. They are part of the Coccinellidae family of small beetles. According to National Geographic, there are about 5000 species of ladybugs and each of them is colorful, unique, and beneficial. It is hard to find a person who doesn’t love these cute, beautiful, … Read more

Blue Ladybug

Blue Ladybug

There are different species of ladybugs, and each of them is marvelous and fascinating in its own way. The rarest species of ladybug is Halmus Chalybeus, widely known as the Steelblue Ladybird. It is a part of the Coccinellidae family and is common in specific regions like New Zealand and Australia.  This type of ladybug … Read more

Ladybug Larvae

Ladybug Larvae

Who doesn’t love cute little insects with beautiful and colorful appearances? Their most common name is ladybugs. However, let’s be clear: they aren’t bugs but beetles. These beautiful creatures are known to be harmless and very beneficial. That’s why everyone welcomes them in their garden. While looking at their colorful shells and counting their dots, … Read more

Do Ladybugs Bite?

Do Ladybugs Bite

What we know about ladybugs is that they are harmless, beautiful creatures that are very beneficial for our gardens. However, while they may represent cute insects to many people, sometimes they can be mean to us, as well. You might naturally wonder about these insects: do ladybugs bite? The truth is that ladybugs can invade … Read more

What Does It Mean When A Ladybug Lands On You?

What Does It Mean When A Ladybug Lands On You?

Ladybugs are tiny creatures that come in various colors, shapes, and characteristics. They belong to the family of Coccinellidae and are types of beetles. They are characterized by short legs and a round body that is often decorated with dots and various shapes of markings. The color and the number of dots depend on the … Read more

Who Is Eating My Plants?

Ladybug Eating Aphids

Garden Eaters: Aphids Aphids are sucking insects in the order Homoptera; aphids are small, soft-bodied, pearl-shaped insects that have a pair of cornicles projecting out from abdomen. Aphids are various colors including black, green, red, yellow, pink, white, brown, grayish, or lavender. Complex life cycle: Over wintering eggs hatch in the spring into wingless females. These … Read more

Milkweed Tortoise Beetle

Milkweed Tortoise Beetle

Food: Beetles feed on the foliage of morning glories and related plants. Enjoy milkweed, raspberry, maize and sweet potato. Also known to feed on the bindweed- a lawn weed. Larva feed on foliage, as well. When full grown, they drop to the ground, burrow in, pupate and over winter. They emerge as the adult beetle … Read more

Ladybug Coloring Pages & Drawings

Ladybug Coloring Page

Here are some FREE Ladybug Coloring Pages for you to print out. There is no reason to ever be bored with so many fun ladybug projects to work on! Be creative with our free ladybug drawings, like use them as ladybug stencils. Some of our drawings of ladybugs are simple ladybug sketches to color in … Read more

Ladybug Clip Art

Ladybug Clip Art

FREE Ladybug Clip Art images for you to use on your webpage, in emails, anywhere you need some ladybugs! How to Install Clip Art: Place your mouse over the image. Click on the right mouse button. A menu window will pop up. Highlight the option “Save Picture As…” and then use the left mouse button … Read more

Ladybug Stripes And Other Unusual markings?

Ladybug with Stripes

Some ladybugs have no spots while some have as many as twenty four ladybug stripes. There are about 500 different kinds in the United States and nearly 5000 world wide. They come in all different colors, too. Reds, yellows, orange, gray, black, brown and even pink. Below are a few photographs to help you identify … Read more

Fun Ladybug Crafts for Kids

Ladybug Crafts

Ladybugs are probably one of the most popular bugs out there especially where kids are concerned.  They represent something whimsical and almost magical.  For that reason, ladybug crafts for kids are always a winner.  They are fun at birthday parties, during summer camp, and of course during the school year.  There are a number of really … Read more