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please help me ID this pest

Posted by mdgirl09 7 (My Page) on
Wed, Jun 20, 12 at 8:18

Hello,

Im a newbie and I moved my snow peas and dahlias onto a high deck to keep the deer from snacking on them. Now I have these little critters to deal with. They seem to be eating the leaves and working their way to buds and flowers. They are amazing leap-ers.

Could you please help me identify this insect? Is there a natural way I can get rid of them (for good?)?

I wasnt sure if this was an insect native to our neck of the woods and thats why I posted here rather than on the pest forum.

Thanks for any help!


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RE: please help me ID this pest

could be leafhoppers


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