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CLOSED: Mystery on my Golden Sage

Lucketts, VA(Zone 7a)

This guy is about 3 inches long on my Golden Sage. Does not move when touched, remains rigid. Can be wiggled back and forth like a stem, which I thought it was at first.

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Minot, ND

Caterpillar of a moth in the family Geometridae. Commonly called loopers, inchworms, or spanworms, they lack prolegs on most abdominal segments and move in a characteristic 'looping' fashion and many (such as yours) are excellent twig mimics.

Lucketts, VA(Zone 7a)

Again, thanks for the ID Flap! Only one on the plant, so Ill leave it alone

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