Subject: Eggs on underside of parsley leaf
Location: Gary, IN
April 12, 2016 9:06 am
Have you any idea what insect would put these eggs on this parsley leaf? Thank you.
Mary Ann Sumner
Signature: Mary Ann
Dear Mary Ann,
Our money is on these being Stink Bug Eggs, but we cannot say for certain which species. Here is a relatively similar looking clutch of eggs from BugGuide.
Thank you, Daniel. I was cutting parsley leaves to add to a salad dressing and luckily spotted them before I whizzed them in the blender. I guess I could say I almost ate them :-} . . . and it probably wouldn’t have been a first.
I posted the pic on Facebook and it created quite a stir.