5. Aphid Midges
Benefits of having aphid midges in your garden: Immature insects (including midges) feed on many species of aphids.
Bait aphid midges with: Nectar-rich flowers and herbs, including Queen Anne’s lace, dill, mustards.
6. Parasitic Wasps
Benefits of having parasitic wasps in your garden: They act as parasites by laying eggs in caterpillar and aphid larvae.
Bait parasitic wasps with: Dill, mint, sage, thyme, lavender, coriander, Queen Anne’s lace, sunflowers.
7. Bumblebees, Honeybees, Mason Bees
Benefits of having bees in your garden: They pollinate food crops.
Bait honeybees with: Orchard fruits, mustards, cress, wildflowers, clover, blueberries, hollyhock.