what happened to my red assassin bugs?

bmh4796April 29, 2013

I've had an abundance of red assassin bugs in my flower beds for 6 years. I saw them over the winter. Last time I remember seeing them was in January, maybe February. They are nowhere to be found now! I did not spray insecticides, so I can't figure out what has happened. I had a LOT of them, so it seems like I'd still see one somewhere??!!

Of course, I've got an aphid problem all of a sudden. I have never had aphids until now. :(

Has anyone else "lost" their red assassins?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
jean001a(Portland OR 7b)

Your other thread w/ the same question, plus a response.


Here is a link that might be useful: link to other thread

    Bookmark   April 29, 2013 at 11:35AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

oops. i meant to post this in southern forums and pest forum. sorry for the repeat post

    Bookmark   April 29, 2013 at 11:43AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
ID please
Found a bunch of these crawling around my rain barrel....
coleus crisis -- leafhopper/ weevil/ cyclamen mites combo?
I have been having a lot of trouble with my coleus...
A rabbit! Argh!
Of all the problems I expected in a suburban dessert,...
Sure fire way to get rid of Earwigs
I read the FAQ's for Earwigs and no mention was made...
Help for my Privet
I have two large privets outside on my Patio, (i live...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™