Tag: garden pests

Garden Maintenance
// July 14, 2018

What Is Bark Eating Caterpillar? Bark eating Caterpillar is also known as Indarbela tetraonis. It is the type of caterpillar that lives and feeds on the plant stems and branches. Life Stages of a Bark Eating Caterpillar: Egg – The moths lay eggs in clusters in the bark crevices. The eggs are light brown After…

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Garden Maintenance
// June 14, 2018
how to get rid of bhirud

What are stem borers or bhriud? The larvae of stem borers are commonly known as squash vine borers, as they burrow into the zucchini vine and other vegetables like pumpkins, i.e. one belongs to the cucurbits family (cucumbers and melons are not usually a problem). Once the vine is infested, the larvae feed for about…

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Garden Maintenance
// January 13, 2017
Natural Pest Control Methods

Insects are a part and parcel of your lush green garden. Many of them are beneficial who help plants to pollinate & many of them are harmful to garden plants; we label them as pests. There are established chemical pesticides & insecticides which are extremely efficient in agriculture & farming. However, it’s a well-known fact…

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