Return to the Roses Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Can anyone ID this?

Posted by RockPine Rhode Island (My Page) on
Thu, Jul 10, 14 at 11:06

My one rose bloom is getting these. I am currently dealing with beetles eating my flowers and now I have these too. I am knocking these into a jar of soapy water along with the japanese beetles. They fly away faster than the beetles though. Anyone?
Thanks! ~diane


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Can anyone ID this?

Look at the 'Baldo's Bugs site!


 o
RE: Can anyone ID this?

Are they actually eating the roses? They look rather like predatory wasps which might be eating other small bugs, in which case they might be your friends.


 o
RE: Can anyone ID this?

strangalia famelica?? It appears to be a pollinator.

Here is a link that might be useful: google search


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Roses Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here