Pomagranate tree - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by hifi2me
June 30, 2010
fenely this year i have
some pomagranate fruit.
i keep chasing these funny
looking bugs the size of
quater. it is color of the stick & they always
loom around the fruit in
twos or threes.
are they harmful to fruit.

Answer from NGA
June 30, 2010


I think they're opportunists looking for a split in the fruit. Once they find one, they'll dive right in. I'd continue to chase them off so they can't feed on the fruit.

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