A Couple of Colorful Creepy CrawliesPosted: November 8, 2014
The milkweed bug feeds on milkweed seeds. Not a pest unless you’re raising milkweed as a crop!
The box elder bug feeds almost exclusively on seeds of the acer family of trees. They do not damage the plant, but can become pests in the fall when, seeking warmth, they enter your house. (They’re all over our windows right now!)