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Is this bug harmful to my honeydew melon plants?

Posted by winryan az (My Page) on
Tue, Feb 11, 14 at 18:56

Have this lil guy giving my plants a visit. Should I send him on his way or is he of no harm? Thanks!


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RE: Is this bug harmful to my honeydew melon plants?

Lacewing he prays on insects you need check plant good he after something like aphids, mites, thrips look under leafs real close see any spots move they are so small to just see..


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RE: Is this bug harmful to my honeydew melon plants?

  • Posted by fruitnut z7b-8a,4500ft SW TX (My Page) on
    Tue, Feb 11, 14 at 20:05

Lacewing is correct. That's one of the good guys. Keep him on the payroll.


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RE: Is this bug harmful to my honeydew melon plants?

And unless the color is waaay off in the image, give the plant some nitrogen.


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