Roaches are in the order Blattodea and many are considered pests of human dwellings. This species, the wood roach is a native roach that typically lives in the woods. If they are near humans its outside where wet wood of debris is next to the house. The wood roach in a scavenger eating decaying organic matter it finds, this benefits our ecosystem by helping to clean the forest.
Fighting Pests with Beneficial Insects – Infographic
Beneficial Garden Insects - Predators hunt, attack, and kill their prey. Encourage these natural enemies by avoiding pesticides that kill them; choosing plants that provide them pollen, nectar, and shelter; and keeping ants out of pest infested plants.
Natural Garden Pest Control ~ You really need to be careful introducing non-native bugs into your area though. Asian Ladybugs were brought here, they are NOT the same as the common ladybug. They bite, emit a foul smelling toxin and have no predators.
Who knew? How To Grow Your Natural Sponge and Eat It too! How to grow your own organic sponge for bath and kitchen and GIFTS! The plant Luffa is a beautiful vine with delicious young fruits, large flowers and edible leaves! - A Piece Of Rainbow