The Backyard Jungle: Aphid Control

In this twelfth installment in a series on the backyard jungle, we offer some suggestions for aphid control.

aphid control - hollowed out
Parasitism is one method of aphid control. This aphid was eaten from the inside out by a wasp larva. Note the small hole and flap of exoskeleton in the abdomen where the wasp emerged.
PHOTO: RON WEST