Garden Bugs & Insects of the Northeast and How to Identify them.
Get Garden Bugs & Insects of the Northeast, by Jaret C. Daniels, and learn how to identify and attract (or repel!) them. With brightly colored flowers, rich soil, and delicious nectar, the garden landscape is a bug’s paradise.
Get this tabbed guide to garden insects and bugs, and learn how to identify and attract (or repel!) them. With brightly colored flowers, rich soil, and delicious nectar, the garden landscape is a bug’s paradise. It attracts the ones we want to see—like bees, butterflies, and lady beetles—but also the ones we don’t, such as grasshoppers, spider mites, and snails.
Keep this convenient booklet close at hand. Designed for ease of use, the tabbed guide is organized by group for quick identification. Narrow your choices by group, and view just a few creepy-crawlies at a time. The professional photographs showcase more than 100 species.
Written by acclaimed author and expert entomologist Jaret C. Daniels, Garden Bugs & Insects of the Northeast features only species found in Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Washington, D.C.
- Pocket-size format—easier than laminated foldouts
- Professional photos showing key markings
- Easy-to-use information for even casual observers
- Tips to attract beneficial bugs and to repel damaging ones
Learn to keep your garden happy and healthy with this lightweight quick guide. Improve your identification skills and find out what to do about the bugs you see.
About the author: Jaret C. Daniels, Ph.D., is a professional nature photographer, author, native plant enthusiast, and entomologist at the University of Florida, specializing in insect ecology and conservation.
He has authored numerous scientific papers, popular articles, and books on gardening, wildlife conservation, insects, and butterflies, including butterfly field guides for Florida, Georgia, the Carolinas, Ohio, and Michigan. His other books include Backyard Bugs and Our Love of Bees. Jaret lives in Gainesville, Florida, with his wife, Stephanie.
His other books include Backyard Bugs, Our Love of Bees, Vibrant Butterflies, Butterflies of the South & Southeast, Garden Bugs & Insects of the Midwest, and Garden Bugs & Insects of the Northwest. Jaret lives in Gainesville, Florida, with his wife, Stephanie.