BUG COLLECTION 1 11/19

LADYBUG: Myriad Botanical Gardens Crystal Bridge annual "Bug Out". Ladybugs on a Bromeliad 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