Re: [gardeners] Tapping my expert resources!

Janni (
Thu, 11 Jul 2002 19:37:56 -0500

LOL we only put in 6 this year. We also have pepper plants that seem to be 
attracting them. I am doing the 'picking them off' thing to save the fruit!!


At 02:19 PM 7/11/02 -0700, you wrote:
>How many tomato plants do you have?  I usually just hand-pick the
>hornworms.  Also, the birds  *love* them.  They sit on the tops of the
>tomato cages keeping a closer watch than I can.  It's fun to see them
>guarding my garden.
>At 03:40 PM 07/11/2002 -0500, you wrote:
> >For the first time ever, we have those HUGE horned tomato worms. I have
> >heard that spritzing all the plants with white vinegar will kill many
> >pests. Also, some herb I have never heard of,  borage. How does one put
> >that on? Or do you plant it around the plants? Thanks!
> >
> >Janni