Diary of an Average Gardener

July 2014

Tomato Hornworm

– Posted in: Garden Tips and Info
very large tobacco hornworm

  One of a gardener's worst nightmares is the tomato hornworm. It's a huge caterpillar. When I say huge, I mean huge! They can reach 4 inches long by 1/2 inch in diameter; however, they can get bigger. Look at the size of this one.     They are green...like a leaf, so they are [...]