Re: [gardeners] Saturday in the garden

Margaret Lauterbach (
Mon, 30 Jun 2003 09:00:23 -0600

You must not have wasps around, Ron.  They usually spirit tiny worms off to 
provision their egg cells.  If there's just one or two on each plant, look 
closely to see if they have a horn.  Tomato hornworms chew away on 
tomatoes, peppers and eggplants.  Margaret L

>Hello, George,
>I am just a bit behind in email as usual. Did you notice tiny green worms 
>eating their way through your eggplant leaves? We are just beset by them! 
>I hate to spray every 10 days, but it's the only way to retain any foliage 
>at all.
>Ron, whose garden is very late this year.