Garden Webworms

Name: Garden Webworms
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Arctiidae
Species: A. rantalis

Habitat:

Food:
This pest attacks bean, beat, corn, pea and strawberry plants by spinning light webs and feeding from within.

Method of Travel:
Crawling

Steps to control:
1. Cut off and destroy webbed branches.
2. Handpick feeding webworms, and crush those hiding in their silken tubes by stepping on them.
2. Good, long lasting, low-toxic methods of insect control can be done with Knock Down Indoor and Plant Flying & Crawling Insect Killer or other Knock Down products listed below.

Product to use:

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