Braconid Wasps: Good or Bad for the Garden?

The braconid wasp, naughty, nice or neutral? Braconid wasps are parasitic on some caterpillars, boreres, weevils and beetles, making them a beneficial garden visitor.



An adult braconid wasp.
An adult braconid wasp.
PHOTO: TOM QUIRK
Caterpillar of the braconid wasp.
Caterpillar of the braconid wasp.
TOM QUIRK

















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