Category Archives: Moths and Caterpillars

Tomato Worms covered in Cocoons! Read why you WANT to keep them…

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Just saw this little booger in the garden.

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FACT of the day: you WANT to keep these covered worms in your garden.

The white cocoons are the pupae of the Braconid Wasp. These wasps are parasitic insects that prey on hornworms. They will hatch and seek out more tomato worms and eat them!