Pests and Diseases forum: What bugs are on my hibiscus?

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Name: Catmint/Robin
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Catmint20906
Jun 2, 2015 6:17 PM CST
Found these on my hibiscus this morning. Any ideas what they might be?

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Name: Sue
Ontario, Canada (Zone 4a)
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sooby
Jun 2, 2015 6:31 PM CST
Four-lined plant bugs, Poecilocapsus lineatus aka a pain in the neck!
Name: Catmint/Robin
Maryland (Zone 7a)
Region: Mid-Atlantic Butterflies Forum moderator Native Plants and Wildflowers Bee Lover Echinacea
Region: Maryland Garden Photography Cottage Gardener Garden Ideas: Master Level Celebrating Gardening: 2015 The WITWIT Badge
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Catmint20906
Jun 2, 2015 6:42 PM CST
Thanks much for the ID, Sue! That is very helpful to know what they are and what the damage they leave looks like. Guess I need to get out there with my Neem oil and other insecticidal soap. Sad
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