Hornworms: The Backyard Jungle Part VI

Here's the sixth in a series of articles that will help you tell friend from foe in the garden.

Hornworms Egg
Hornworms can first be detected in the form of small yellow eggs deposited on host plants. This particular egg displays a dark coloration indicating that it has been parasitized and would therefore pose no threat to your garden later.
PHOTO: RON WEST