Looking to identify the minibeasts of soil and leaf litter?
Head down your garden and peer amongst the flowers, grasses and plant pots, and you will find an amazing range of little creatures.
From shieldbugs to slugs and snails, from froghoppers to flower beetles, the FSC Garden Bugs and Beasties chart includes the commonest little animals you will find in the garden.
Text on the reverse side looks at the role of water quality and nutrient status in the distribution of plants. Advice is given on the importance of plants in garden ponds and on how to manage them. The ecological process of succession is described and illustrated..