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tiny green worms

Last post 05-16-2009 4:16 PM by angelynx. 2 replies.
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  • 01-06-2007 3:37 PM

    tiny green worms

    I have tiny green worms on the leaves of the roses and I have never seen them before. I was wondering if they would be rose midges and if so how to get rid of them. They are eating the leaves.
  • 01-06-2007 3:37 PM In reply to

    Re: tiny green worms

    I've also had small green worms on my rose leaves, mostly in the late spring early summer. I just pick them off and squish them. Or you could try spraying the leaves with a combination of water, a few teaspoons of mouthwash and a few drops of dish soap.
  • 05-16-2009 4:16 PM In reply to

    Re: tiny green worms

     I believe they are leaf miners. Garden Safe insecticidal soap worked very well to get rid of them here.

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