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Post  Turan 6/14/2012, 10:53 pm

@mmathedrader wrote:Unobservant me... this is the first bug I actually catch in my garden, and that was this last weekend. Going to have to keep an eye out for an invasion.
This caterpillar was on my fennel... wrecked the portion it was lying on!

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That caterpillar grows into this~
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I struggle with this one. Cabbage moths not so much.

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Post  GWN 6/14/2012, 11:09 pm

Personally I am going to be glad to see the end of June, as all these bugs are giving me the creeps..... I really am trying to like them.... Smile
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Post  mmathedrader 6/15/2012, 8:10 am

@Turan wrote:
@mmathedrader wrote:Unobservant me... this is the first bug I actually catch in my garden, and that was this last weekend. Going to have to keep an eye out for an invasion.
This caterpillar was on my fennel... wrecked the portion it was lying on!

That caterpillar grows into this~
removed the beautiful picture of a butterfly, so the post wouldn't be so big sunny
I struggle with this one. Cabbage moths not so much.

I just pulled off another six of them this morning from the fennel in a SFG across the yard. So far haven't seen them on anything else I'm growing...
we move them to the offshoots coming up from our choke cherry tree. Not convinced they enjoy that as much!!

I've never seen them in my garden before - maybe they were imported on my fennel plants.
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Post  WolfHeart 6/21/2012, 1:59 pm

I found this guy near Mt. Arenal in Costa Rica. Scared the bejeezus out of me, so glad we don't have to worry about these guys.

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Post  cheyannarach 6/22/2012, 12:26 am

Yuck Wolfheart, looks like a tropical bark beetle to me. At least that's what we call them... yuck!
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Post  Goosegirl 6/22/2012, 7:50 am

Wolfheart - that looks like a giant cockroach with tattoos! ACK!!!!!

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Post  camprn 6/22/2012, 8:08 am

@WolfHeart wrote:I found this guy near Mt. Arenal in Costa Rica. Scared the bejeezus out of me, so glad we don't have to worry about these guys.

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That looks like some type of wood boring beetle. What is it?

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Post  camprn 6/22/2012, 8:11 am

@Turan wrote:
@mmathedrader wrote:Unobservant me... this is the first bug I actually catch in my garden, and that was this last weekend. Going to have to keep an eye out for an invasion.
This caterpillar was on my fennel... wrecked the portion it was lying on!

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That caterpillar grows into this~
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I struggle with this one. Cabbage moths not so much.
They are hungry and only on the foliage a week or so. Then they pupate and the fennel or dill will grow new foliage. Very Happy the best of both worlds.

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Post  Windsor.Parker 6/26/2012, 3:38 pm

The month's nearly over and I finally snapped this pic of one of my favorites.
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Post  WolfHeart 6/26/2012, 3:57 pm

Actually it is a Harlequin Beetle! It had actually just flown to that position after it had left the small child's face it had landed on previously. Think Alien!!! affraid affraid affraid affraid

Freaked me out so bad that I missed the shot.
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Post  gregrenee88 6/29/2012, 1:49 pm

Any ideas?
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Post  plantoid 6/29/2012, 2:36 pm

I'd like others to see some pictures of our under crop sfg beds , so new people can see that they do really work .

Shots perhaps taken at a reasonable height from an end or a caddy corner shot ... ( See ... I can pick up these weird expressions Laughing ) . ( Diagonal shots ... for the rest of the english speaking world Wink ).



This way not only will people be able to see the goods in action they might also become inspired as to the type of bed they construct .
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Post  SwampCatNana 6/29/2012, 3:20 pm

Plantoid - not sure I understand this comment --- "I'd like others to see some pictures of our under crop sfg beds ,...."

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Post  plantoid 6/29/2012, 3:56 pm

Gotcha .... it is ambigious .

to clarify .....Read it as .......... SFG beds under crops .

I.E. crops up and growing in the beds.
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Post  Goosegirl 6/29/2012, 7:54 pm

I like it!

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Post  Felicity 6/30/2012, 6:34 am

This spring I took a photo of an interesting insect on my strawberries. Unfortunately I did not kill it. Got out my books to ID. With all the damage done to my squash through the years I had never seen a squash vine borer moth until he/she landed on my strawberries.
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