A Guide to Common Summer Garden Pests

This photo guide to identifying common summer garden pests provides names and characteristics of the most common garden pests that invade your summer garden.


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The TOMATO HORNWORM is a voracious garden pest, even though you'll usually find it munching only on tomato plants.


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Learn how to identify the most common summer garden pests that invade your garden. 

A Guide to Common Summer Garden Pests

Although this spread appeared in MOTHER's Guide to (Almost!) Foolproof Gardening we figure that — with bug season here — we can all use a refresher course in knowing our enemy. (See the garden pest photos in the image gallery.)





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