Tarnished Plant Bug Information

Tarnished Plant Bug Information - Tarnished Plant Bugs Pest Control

Affected Plants:
Beans, celery, chard, lettuce, strawberries.

Damage:
Sucks sap from stems, buds and fruit and injects a toxin that deforms flowers and blackens terminal shoots. Dwarfs and pits fruit

Natural Insecticides:
Sabadilla dust, rotenone and pyrethrum.

Other Methods of Control:

  • Keep the garden clean and free of debris.
  • Use white sticky traps.

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