Harlequin ladybirds, Harmonia axyridis, were originally introduced to Europe to control pests like aphids and scale insects. However, they have now become established in the UK, and are often found in large congregations around windows, in winter. Watch this short video for expert advice from entomologist Richard ‘Bugman’ Jones on what you can do about them.
Visit four amazing gardens on a five-night cruise around the coast of Devon and Cornwall. Meet Carol at The Garden House and Wildside gardens, while our expert David Hurrion will be on hand throughout.
Brighten dark areas of your garden next spring with a collection of white-flowering, shade-loving plants. Includes false lily of the valley, geranium 'Silverwood' and sweet woodruff, plus free Leucojum vernum bulbs.