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Palomina prasina

Saturday, 07 May 11 Cloudy 21°C / 70°F

I have a full on phobia of insects, even the most mundane. Gardening has helped me slowly learn to cope with many types more successfully, but I’m still not able to handle some encounters. Today I found green insect eggs on my miniature rose bush, and instead of dropping everything and running to Ian to make him deal with it I identified them (Palomina prasina) and destroyed them myself. That is a big deal for me.

Comments

  • macchick

    macchick wrote:

    Good for you!

    Posted on 08 May 11 (over 3 years ago)

  • AspenShadow

    AspenShadow wrote:

    Congrats on the victorious slaying of the invaders.

    Posted on 08 May 11 (over 3 years ago)

  • WolfSilverOak

    WolfSilverOak wrote:

    Go you! }:P

    Posted on 11 May 11 (over 3 years ago)

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