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Caterpillar of Mullein moth ( for Steragram)

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Caterpillar of Mullein moth ( for Steragram) (Caterpillar  mullein moth verbascum buddleia)

Caterpillar of mullein moth on my Verbascum chaixii. Also likes Buddleia, so was propagated with my secateurs into two pieces! Quite a few on previous plant



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Eeeeeew

16 Jun, 2015

 

Oh you are so vicious lol

16 Jun, 2015

 

Robin follows me around, when I have my secateurs in hand!

17 Jun, 2015

 

I am not surprised!!

17 Jun, 2015

 

He's(was) beautiful - don't know how you could bring yourself to do it!

17 Jun, 2015

 

But he (and his Gang) are vandals, Mi Lord!

18 Jun, 2015

 

I know it,but killing things is so hard - says she who only this evening attempted to massacre a huge influx of greenfly on my damson tree...

19 Jun, 2015

 

Just look what it has done to this one leaf!
Close the secateurs, shut your eyes, so you don't have to see the sqidgy bits or block your ears when treading on snails, so you don't hear the crunch. The birds clean up the evidence afterwards!

20 Jun, 2015

 

Siris I am a sad case - when I tread on a snail by accident i find myself apologising to it.Which makes very little sense as I don't hesitate with the slug pellets which kill much more slowly...

21 Jun, 2015

 

Is that to clear your conscience!

22 Jun, 2015

 

Not sure - never analysed it...

24 Jun, 2015



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