What eats rose leaves this time of year??

susanzone5(z5NY)November 6, 2004

In my fenced-in garden, today I found a whole cane on a rose bush with leaves eaten completely off...just stems are left. No deer tracks anywhere. What would do this in November?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

I answered my own question in the upstate NY forum...It was caterpillars. The warm weather must've hatched some eggs. There was a small one on my arm yesterday.

    Bookmark   November 8, 2004 at 7:42PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Where can I buy straw?
Hello all. I'm in Lower Westchester (Dobbs Ferry),...
Dino Kale -- light in color. Ideas?
I put some of my dino kale from seed (1 month old,...
Hi From Lagrange
Looking to meet other Hudson Valley gardeners!!
Baking Soda and Soil
Hello....Recently I have read that thinly applying...
What's your experience with tick bites this season?
I have been bitten about 5 times this season. I'm in...
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™