Tobacco Budworm: Essential Facts for Gardeners

Tobacco budworms, also known as Heliothis virescens, are a common pest that can damage various plants such as petunias, geraniums, and nicotiana. These caterpillars are typically seen during late summer, causing round or irregular holes in flower buds. It’s important for you to be aware of this pest and how it can affect your garden, … Read more