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Small green bug on oregano

Posted by JimR36 5b CO (My Page) on
Thu, Nov 15, 12 at 13:02

I was curious if anyone might have ideas on what a small green bug might have been that I found on my oregano plant (on the underside of a leaf).

It looked solid, deep green, and was probably only about 2 mm or so in length. It seemed to be "bulkier" at one end (maybe the head), and tapered at the other end and going up slightly (tail?) It disappeared quickly - i.e. didn't crawl away - and I think it jumped, rather than flew.

I wish I could have gotten a picture of it. Thanks.


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RE: Small green bug on oregano

It sounds like a leaf hopper - spray them with soapy water.

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