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Poster: Tricia
Title: Blue bugs
Posted: Mon Jun 04, 2007 5:40 pm
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Muffinman



Joined: 21 Jan 2007
Posts: 41
Location: Peebles

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 04, 2007 6:18 pm   

Nasty critters!
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Nobby



Joined: 24 Mar 2005
Posts: 327
Location: Kenley Surrey UK

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 25, 2007 5:19 pm   

I think they may be Lady Bird larvae?
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Karwin



Joined: 24 Mar 2005
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 26, 2007 6:38 pm   

Yes, they are. Nasty for aphids - good for gardeners.
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Tricia



Joined: 08 Apr 2005
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 02, 2007 6:14 pm   

As Karwin says "good for gardeners". They and their adult companions completely demolished several thousand aphids on my Shasta Daises Banana!
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