BUG COLLECTION 1 8/19

Myriad Botanical Gardens Crystal Bridge annual "Bug Out". A ladybug on a begonia leaf after being released. More than 70,000 ladybugs were released by staff, students, and visitors in the Crystal Bridge as a part of the Gardens' Integrated Pest Management program. Integrated Pest Management is a way horticulturists at the Myriad Botanical Gardens eliminate aphids without using toxic chemicals. Staff photo by Paul B. Southerland