|Negative ||melody ||On Sep 3, 2006, melody from Benton, KY
(Zone 7a) wrote:
The small green caterpillars, which have purple spots on their heads are destructive to beets, chard, potatoes and greenhouse plants.
The tiny moth however, is a nectar feeder.
Found throughout most of Eastern North America, the shy moth is usually found when disturbing foliage in the garden.