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Do not let these lady fool you

This is a discussion on Do not let these lady fool you within the Eye Candy forums, part of the Land Plants category; My milk weed is covered with aphids, So I went out and hired this lady ...

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    Default Do not let these lady fool you

    My milk weed is covered with aphids, So I went out and hired this lady to do the dirty work for me .
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    i'm a a fan of Ladybugs too...esp as I don't really like using all those chemicals in the garden.

    eerytime i think or see ladybugs, i remember that movie with the ladybug which is a boy... so funny!

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    Family picture. This four guy stop by and said hi after I mowed the lawn.
    My dove come back and laid egg on my cattleyas again. I manage to took one picture during the shift change
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    That is really neat! I guess the nest doesn't harm the cattleyas.

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    Beautiful pictures! Wow I love the fact that the dove lays her eggs in your Catt ...

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    Oh your Sandhill Cranes are beautiful, and 2 babies I hope that they raise them, they are horrible parents. The doves are persistent and I have finally hung an empty basket lined with screen for them to use instead of my orchids. They take the move quite well even when I have to move the nest and eggs too.
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    Those are great shots! Thanks for sharing them. I love to see the lady bugs at work!

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    I don't think the dove hurt the cattleyas. This is the third time it laid egg. Every time I water it just look and me and didn't fly away. The most I worry about is the egg when I water the plant.

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    make sure the ants don't drive away your ladybug

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    Default update on the dove

    Few days ago I went outside and saw one of the birth feeding it baby. Other two picture I think it the hummingbird moth the resting on my Hibiscus.
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