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Re: bug id

I had a Clematis 'Nelly Moser' in a 1/2 gal pot with a little trellis and
they were on it. But I zapped them and they hopped.  I noticed a few more on
some lilies, so I checked all my lilies.  I noticed a hosta bloom was droopy
and checked and there they were, so I checked all my hosta and they were on
virtually every one that was in flower.  They are always on a flower stalk,
close to a bud if it is hosta or lily. I sprayed them with a mix of sevin
and pyola and I haven't seen any return, but I'm sure they'll be back.

Jim, I only had one last year.  Now.....lots of them.  Watch out.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "James R. Fisher" <garrideb@well.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Sunday, July 04, 2004 3:37 PM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] bug id

> Kitty wrote:
> > Dan,
> >
> > Those BLANKETY-BLANK-BLANK-BLANKS are driving me crazy.  Last year I saw
> > ONE.  Today I found them on every Hosta flower stalk.  And no, I don't
> > them cute at all !!!!!!  Jim F - how are you doing with and dealing with
> > them?
> >
> > Kitty
> +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> I haven't yet seen any but the one I reported. Just went out and looked
> at Hosta stalks; none there. Did you say you'd seen them on clematis ?
> -jrf
> -- 
> Jim Fisher
> Vienna, Virginia USA
> 38.9 N 77.2 W
> USDA Zone 7
> Max. 105 F [40 C], Min. 5 F [-15 C]
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