Garden Pest Control

Witchitty Grubs

jenkins_sue added on November 2, 2016 | Answered

Are these grubs bad for plants in pots?

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Answered on November 3, 2016

Witchetty grubs feed only on a few specific plant species, including the witchetty bush, so they're unlikely to harm your garden. There are some other grub species that have a similar appearance, such as the curl grub, which is harmful to potted plants. Hand removal is the best way to control them:

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