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Go on a ladybird hunt and use our handy ID sheet to identify your discoveries.
Seven spots, twenty two spots, some even have stripes! How many different ladybirds can you find?
- Ladybirds live in lots of different places – in trees, by ponds and in your garden
- They’re known as the gardener’s friend as many of them munch on aphids - a garden pest
- Ladybirds aren’t always red – they can be orange, yellow, brown… even black!
Did you know there are 46 species of ladybird in the UK?