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I am a super sleuth!

Posted by srg215 6b nj (My Page) on
Mon, Jul 30, 12 at 11:49

Found a big hornworm on one of my tomato plants in the garden this morning. Watched it poop on a leaf. I have some other Tom plants in containers on my balcony and had noticed a couple of the toms were gnawed at and there were droppings around but I thought it was birds. When I saw the one in my garden, I went up to the balcony for a closer look where I had seen the poop droppings, and there he was!

Now, what is the proper way to dispose of these creatures?


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RE: I am a super sleuth!

Flush, make a cocktail, laugh.


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RE: I am a super sleuth!

I throw them out in the road, so the birds can get 'em.


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They really are hard to find.


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Little trick to find them. They glow under blacklights. If you can get a portable blacklight, you can find them much easier. Also, if you have good hearing, you can hear them munch as they are quite loud when eating.


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Humm, don't know were to get a black light.


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