White fuzzy hoppy bugs?

honeybunny442(z6 TN)July 1, 2007

Hi, I'm new to TN so haven't seen this before...

We're seeing a white fuzz on many of our plants, and when you get close you often see a fuzzy little hopper like a leaf hopper jumping away.

Can anyone tell me about these bug? Are they harming the plant?

Thanks very much!

Susan

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cannahavana(z7a Knoxville)

Look up wooly aphids. I have them too! Yes, they do harm the plants like all aphids do by sucking the life out of them.

Oh, and welcome to TN!

Rebecca

    Bookmark   July 1, 2007 at 6:16PM
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honeybunny442(z6 TN)

Thanks Rebecca!

    Bookmark   July 2, 2007 at 9:23PM
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