orange spikey catepillar on passion fruit vine

pslynch(9)June 1, 2008

Does anyone know what this catepillar is...or more importantly how to get rid of it? This is the second year they have eaten my entire passion fruit vine.

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rhizo_1 (North AL) zone 7

That's the caterpillar of the much loved Gulf Fritillary butterfly, which uses passion vine as a host plant.

Here is a link that might be useful:

    Bookmark   June 2, 2008 at 10:35AM
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