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Q.I found these insects on my plants. What are they and how do I get rid of them?

Zone River Edge NJ | Maryann630 added on August 6, 2018 | Answered

Please see picture – the picture is when they were on my hose, but I also saw them on my lily leaves

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Answered on August 6, 2018

They are young box elder beetles. These will harm many plants, so it will be best to get rid of them. This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/insects/controlling-boxelder-bugs.htm

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