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Re: More on Hosta Chewing Insects

  • Subject: Re: More on Hosta Chewing Insects
  • From: "Karen B." <abtrlife@earthlink.net>
  • Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2002 10:20:32 -0400

Hi George,

Thanks! I thought the two names were interchangeable. Apparently not. I must have pill bugs and not sow bugs. They are only about 1/4" and I have never seen tails. Yep, they like to roll up. Whew, what a relief!!!


"W. George Schmid" wrote:

Sow bugs (Porcellio laevis) look almost exactly like pill bugs (Armadillidium vulgare).

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