On the news today, they were discussing how
cats and dogs are not the "in" pets this year as much as "bugs" are. Such
bugs include the stick bug that was in the movie " A bugs life" etc.
One of the bugs they showed was a giant
preying mantis from Madagascar. He was incredibly huge compared to what is
indigenous to this area, and only costs about $45 at the pet store.
I am sure he will eat all your aphids for
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Sent: Monday, December 20, 1999 6:22
Subject: [iris-talk] Re: CULT: help -
Thanks all for the suggestions for aphid repellants.
I am still interested in learning more about aphid ecology
predators. Not necessarily as a solution to the current
infestation, but for future plans. Any
Linda Mann east Tennessee USA