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FLSuncoast
Sarasota, FL
(Zone 9a)

October 22, 2002
5:45 AM

Post #390768

I don't know what he is called but he sure is destructive. So far he seems to love my brugs and that I can't have! He also seems to like basil and my confederate roses. Now we have a REAL problem with him as Confederate rose and Brugs are my favorites!

Any one know what this little critter is? Thanks for the help id'ing him.

Annie

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MaVieRose
High Desert, CA
(Zone 8a)

October 22, 2002
6:57 AM

Post #390786

tomato hornworm ... http://entowww.tamu.edu/extension/youth/bug/bug091.html

to get rid use Safer's Caterpillar killer sold @ HD. follow directions on the bottle. hth
FLSuncoast
Sarasota, FL
(Zone 9a)

October 22, 2002
8:04 AM

Post #390792

God bless your Pea Pickin little heart MaVie! Thank you, thank you, a thousand times thank you! Ok Mr. Tomato Hornworm, find a new home fast!!!

May God give you gentle breeze's, good sunshine and gentle rains to make not just your garden but your life bloom to perfection!

Annie
Wingnut
Spicewood, TX
(Zone 8b)

October 24, 2002
1:01 AM

Post #392292

Got any chickens? They LOVE them ~ think they're little green twinkies. Chomp!
Calalily
Deep South Coastal, TX
(Zone 10a)

October 25, 2002
2:40 PM

Post #393392

What a funny picture!! Green Twinkies!!
FLSuncoast
Sarasota, FL
(Zone 9a)

October 25, 2002
2:47 PM

Post #393397

Cala, you are a nut! Now that is one twinkie I am not interested in (the only one as I LOVE twinkies)
cjs41
Dacula, GA
(Zone 7b)

October 25, 2002
4:15 PM

Post #393478

FLSuncoast,
I read that you have had bugs on your confederate rose and I was wondering if you have the yellow swamp mallow that I have been looking for. Some people call it yellow confederate rose. I have just started two years ago growing the pink and I love it. cjs41 Cheryl
FLSuncoast
Sarasota, FL
(Zone 9a)

October 25, 2002
4:18 PM

Post #393480

cjs, I'm not sure. I received these from one of the members here and don't know what color yet. When they bloom, I will post a pic. I still have a few seeds left if you would like some to try. Let me know.

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