Lady Beetles (Hippodamia convergens)

The most common of all beneficial insects, these voracious predators feed on aphids, adelgids, chinch bugs, asparagus beetle larvae, thrips, alfalfa weevils, bean thrips, grape root worms, Colorado potato beetle larvae, whitefly, and mites, as well as many other soft-bodied insects and eggs. And they are cost-effective, too.

Ladybugs are shipped to you in the adult stage. Each adult consumes about 5,000 aphids. Within 8 to 10 days of release each female ladybug lays 10 to 50 eggs daily on the underside of leaves. Eggs are usually deposited near prey such as aphids, often in small clusters in protected sites. Larvae grow from about 1 mm to 6 mm in length and may wander up to 40 feet in search of prey.

SizeContains*Covers*
Mini Mesh Bag1,500 ladybugs1,000 square feet
1/2 pint4,500 ladybugs2,500 square feet
1 pint9,000 ladybugs5,000 square feet
1 quart18,000 ladybugs15,000 square feet
1/2 gallon36,000 ladybugs5 acres
1 gallon72,000 ladybugs10 to 20 acres

*Number of ladybugs and coverage area are approximate.


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Lady Beetle, Promo Bag -  (approx 300)
$7.45
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Lady Beetle, Mini Mesh Bag -  (approx 1,500)
$12.70
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Lady Beetle, SM - 1/2 pt (approx 4,500)
$28.40
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Lady Beetle, MD - 1 pt (approx 9,000)
$35.50
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Lady Beetle, LG - 1 qt (approx 18,000)
$51.90
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