Healthy Gardens and Low-Maintenance Pest Control

Mort Mather discusses controlling insects, healthy gardens and low-maintenance pest control, includes descriptions of beetles, their damaging behaviors and how to protect gardens from them.



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Asparagus Beetle.
MARY JO KOCH
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Flea Beetle.
ILLUSTRATION: MARY JO KOCH
DONALD SPECKER
Eggplant Flea beetle (Epitaix Xuscula).
ANIMALS ANIMIALS/DONALD SPECKER
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Cucumber Beetle.
MARY JO KOCH
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Mexican Bean Beetle.
MARY JO KOCH
PATI MURRAY
leaf miner tunnels on a forest leaf.
ANIMALS ANIMIALS/PATTI MURRAY
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The Dreaded Potato Beetle.
MARY JO KOCH
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The Battle of the Beetles.
MARY JO KOCH
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Asparagus Beetle.
MARY JO KOCH
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Cucumber Beetle.
MARY JO KOCH
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Flea Beetle.
MARY JO KOCH
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Root Maggot and Leaf Miner.
MARY JO KOCH
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Squash Bug.
MARY JO KOCH
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Mexican Bean Beetle.
MARY JO KOCH











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