Plumeria Plants
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Trying to identify insect eating my plumeria plant.

Zone Southern California | Rwizbow added on June 25, 2019 | Answered

Tried two different ornamental insecticides with no luck. Picture attached. They are about 3/16\" long.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on June 26, 2019

I'm not able to identify what looks like a larvae stage.

I would use Neem Oil to treat this infestation.
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/neem-oil-uses.htm

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Rwizbow
Answered on June 27, 2019

Applied the Neem oil solution and the unidentified insects immediately vacated the plant. Thanks for the tip!

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