Veronicastrum virginicum (L.) Farw.
Family: Scrophulariaceae (figwort)
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- Insect Type Attracted:
- Natural Enemy,
- Southern Lower Peninsula,
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Natural enemies attracted
Moderately attractive: Orius insidiosus. Small numbers for Chalcidoidea, Dolichopodidae, Thomisidae, Salticidae, Syrphidae, Empididae and Braconidae.
Highly attractive: bees including sweat bees, small carpenter bees, and bumble bees; also highly attractive to honey bees.
Highly attractive: lygus bugs.
Mildly attractive: aphids, leaf beetles, leafhoppers, thrips and Japanese beetles.