Watermelon Plants

white worms

Anonymous added on November 10, 2014 | Answered

After eating watermelon I throw it into garden. A few days later, lots of worms are eating it away - white ones. What are they and what to do?

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Answered on November 11, 2014

These are likely the larva of some kind of insect, perhaps a fly of some kind. They are harmless for the most part, but you can treat with an insecticide if it bothers you.

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