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ID these green guys please?

Post  MikeP on 6/6/2011, 10:33 am

Found these on the underside of my calendulas. Anyone know what they are?
edit: you may need to zoom in to see them better.



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Post  Kelejan on 6/6/2011, 10:38 am

My guess is aphids. Very Happy

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Post  camprn on 6/6/2011, 10:39 am

Aphids Sad

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Post  NHGardener on 6/6/2011, 7:38 pm

Ew. What control do you use for aphids?

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Post  BackyardBirdGardner on 6/6/2011, 10:38 pm

Ladybugs and insecticidal soaps.

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Post  MikeP on 6/9/2011, 1:50 pm

Looks like I'll have to go pick up some ladybugs this weekend.

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Post  Miss M on 6/9/2011, 2:47 pm

I understand that garlic spray works for them, too. What a Face

I don't recall the recipe right off.

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Post  camprn on 6/9/2011, 7:42 pm

I hate aphids so much and they can be so tenacious that at times I want to use this to toast 'em.


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Post  NHGardener on 6/9/2011, 7:44 pm

Ooh! The things I could use that for! Where do you get those? rofl

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Post  westie42 on 6/9/2011, 11:55 pm

Horbor freight sells them to fit on a propane tank.

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Post  walshevak on 6/10/2011, 6:29 am

Walmart.
http://www.walmart.com/ip/Weed-Dragon-Garden-Torch-Kit/6435919

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Post  NHGardener on 6/10/2011, 7:01 am

haha! So they do sell them. I could use several of those for driveway ice in the winter... thinking

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