Series Description: Our Large Format Comic Signs provide information about 15 different species of forest pests and pathogens. These colorful, engaging Plant Heroes comic strips provide real-world ways young learners can help fight invasive plant pests and pathogens. Activity Books and Field Guides are also available for you to order to accompany these signs.

These comics are developed with funds from the US Forest Service.

Sign Description: Plant Hero Laura Wilkins and her grandmother have a close call on moving day in this fun story about red imported fire ant.

Sign Size: Each comic comes as two 24″ tall x 18″ wide panels.

Product Description: Metal sign composed of aluminum composite material. Matte finish.  Expect 3-5 years of usage outdoors depending on environmental conditions.

Mounting Options Descriptions:

  • Four Corner Holes: Adding four corner holes allows you to install these indoor/outdoor metal signs with screws on walls, posts, or other surfaces. Screws/bolts not included.
  • Indoor/Outdoor Mounting Tape Description: This mounting tape is a weather resistant, double-sided, conformable tape. Can be used on a variety of surfaces such as painted concrete, brick, or drywall, metal, painted/finished wood, smooth stone, acrylic, glass, and tile.
  • Black Metal Sign Holder: This real estate sign frame holds a 24″ wide x 18″ tall real estate sign and a 24″x 6″ rider.  You will bolt the aluminum sign to it for a more permanent installation. Bolt holes (14-1/2″ on center). Bolts not included.  42″ total height.

Shipping: We print these signs to order and ship them directly to your garden.  

Downloadable PDFs: View, download, and print 8 ½” x 11” PDFs of this comic strip in all languages in the resource library on the Plant Heroes website.