Ladybugs are also known as the gardener’s friend. They are voracious eaters of vegetation-destroying pests ike aphids and whiteflies. They can devor hundreds, if not thousands of whitefly larvae and aphids a day.
Here’s a beautiful ladybug on a eggplant leaf:
Beware though, as some beetles look very similar to the lady bug. Check the head of the insect – Black- put her back, Red – you want her dead!