Insect Pest Control
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how to get rid of and prevent caterpillars

Zone Ilive in central Florida | bebosbetty added on May 30, 2015 | Answered

They are black when tiny then turn to green with black stripes. They are attaching to and eating my parsley.

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shelley
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Answered on May 30, 2015

Black swallowtail caterpillars are what is eating your parsley. For more information on these caterpillars and how to deter them, please visit the following link:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/herbs/parsley/deterring-parsley-worms.htm

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