<![CDATA[Burpee Community - ]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/28/aphids- en-US Burpee //d1l316k04n1hna.cloudfront.net/static/images/burpee-favicon.png 16 16 Burpee http://www.burpee.com/community/ <![CDATA[Re: aphids]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/28/aphids-?commentid=43 There are several insects that eat aphids.

Parasitic Wasps that look like a tiny fly, lay their eggs inside an aphid and the baby eats if from the inside out.

Praying Mantis will kill aphids and various other bugs

Lacewing larva kill aphis. See Picture

There is an insects called the assassin bug  but it is not recommended in the garden because it bites.

http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/28/aphids-?commentid=43 October 8, 2012