Ladybirds and Lacewings
Ladybirds and Lacewings are a welcome sight in the garden, where they happily munch away on greenfly & other tasty pests. By releasing ladybirds (as adults or larvae) and/or Lacewings in your garden you can boost their numbers and help nature help you control pests.
- Adult Ladybirds and Ladybird Larvae are available between May and August ready for release in your garde,
- Lacewing Larvae are available between May and August ready for release onto your aphid infected plants.
- Ladybird Houses / Lacewing Chamber - Our range of houses are designed to simulate the natural habitat sought by ladybirds/lacewings for hibernation. By positioning a house in your garden you will help more of these beneficial insects survive the winter.
- Ladybird Breeding Kits - Have a go at raising your own ladybirds.
- Ladybird Accessories - Use this food & field guide to help you look after, identify and attract these beneficial insects in your garden.
N.B. Green Gardener only supplies NATIVE British Adalia bipunctata ladybirds - we do NOT supply Harlequin ladybirds.
We supply native British Adult Ladybirds in packs of ready for release in your garden. Green Gardener only supplies British Adalia bipunctata ladybirds - we do NOT supply Harlequin ladybirds. Release ladybirds into your garden to tackle pest problems i.e. aphids on roses, or simply to boost the numbers of these native beneficial insects in your garden. The ladybirds are sent by 1st class post with food included. Available in packs of 25, 50 or 100. N.B. Adult Ladybirds are available between April and August - pre-order for delivery w/c 30/04/018.
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We supply native British Ladybird Larvae in packs of ready for release in your garden or for use under-glass. Green Gardener only supplies British Adalia bipunctata ladybirds - we do NOT supply Harlequin ladybirds. Ladybird Larvae have a huge appetite for soft-bodied ests such as aphids, so release ladybird larvae onto your pest infected plants to clear pest problems. The ladybirds are sent by 1st class post with food included. Available in packs of 50 ready for realease in the garden. N.B. Ladybird Larvae are available between late April and August - pre-order for delivery w/c 30/04/018.
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We supply native British Ladybird Larvae ready for release. Green Gardener only supplies British Adalia bipunctata ladybirds - we do NOT supply Harlequin ladybirds. The ladybirds are sent by 1st class post with food included. Ladybird larvae are predators of aphids, able to eat over 100 aphids a day each, so by introducing ladybird larvae into trees / hedges aphids can be controlled naturally. Being mobile, the larvae will quickly spread out into the canopy to search out and devour aphids - they arrive very hungry and will quickly hunt out aphids wherever they are hiding. Introducing the larvae is easy with our cotton release bags. Available in packs of 100 with release bags ready for release into your trees / hedges.
N.B. Ladybird Larvae are available between late April and August - pre-order for delivery w/c 30/04/018Learn More
This Ladybird Breeding Kit contains everything you need to raise your own ladybirds (NATIVE British Adalia Bipunctata), which can then be released into your garden. This Ladybird Breeding Kit comes complete with clear plastic breeding chamber (12cm in diameter), an educational poster, instruction guide and EITHER 25 x Ladybird Larvae and food (available March to Sept) OR a VOUCHER for the 1st lot of ladybird larvae and food, which can be redeemed between March and Sept (ideal as a gift).Learn More
Use this new Professional Ladybird Rearing Kit, produce your own ladybird larvae. This Ladybird Rearing Kit allows you to keep adult ladybirds, harvest eggs and rear larvae, which can be released onto your plants / in the garden. The Professional Ladybird Rearing Kit contains a transparent nursery box, a spoon, cotton wool, plastic cup, a paintbrush, and breeding paper plus EITHER a voucher (so it can be given as a gift or bought out of season) or it can be supplied between March and September with 15 x Adult Ladybirds and food included. Over nine days it gives you the potential to collect up to 27 batches of eggs / 270 eggs, which will hatch into larvae that can be released in the garden. After 9 days, the original adult ladybirds should be released into your garden. The Professional Ladybird Rearing Kit comes complete with EITHER a voucher for 15 x Adult Ladybirds and food or between March and September it can be order with LIVE ladybird included.
N.B. The Professional Ladybird Rearing Kit is designed to be re-usable, so a refill of adult ladybirds and food is available between March and September, so the whole process can be repeated.Learn More
The Professional Ladybird Rearing Kit is designed to be re-useable. You can re-order a Professional Ladybird Rearing Kit Refill (containing 15 x Adult Ladybirds and food) anytime between March and September and reuse the kit. Pre-order for delivery w/c 19/03/18.Learn More
The Ladybird House is an attractive, hand-crafted, wooden habitat for ladybirds and other beneficial insects. Supplied with a mounting pole, it is designed to be free-standing. Position next to aphid infected plants, in a sheltered, warm spot away from prevailing winds in flower beds, rose or shrub borders or even in a planter on a terrace. Dimensions 30cm high x 15cm x 15cm.
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This Ladybird Barn featuring a hinged lid, that allows easy access to the central chamber, which means it is ideal for releasing our live ladybirds into i.e. tip ladybirds in when the are available. The Ladybird Barn is designed to be wall-mounted, so position on a wall, tree or fence amongst climbing plants, which are affected by aphids. Height 23cm x Width 14cm x Depth 12cm.
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The Ladybird Palace is a small, wall-mountable Ladybird Palace that not only looks great, but it is also an effective habitat for ladybirds, lacewings, solitary bees and other beneficial insects. Supplied in a box with siting instructions. Dimensions 25cm high x 10cm wide x 10cm deep.Learn More