froghopper

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a variety of spittlebug

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If you want to remove the froghoppers, I suggest you either do so by rubbing the cuckoo spit off between finger and thumb or, on tougher plants, jet them off with a strong blast of water from a small sprayer or the hose pipe.
A ADRIENNE SAYS: This is what's commonly called cuckoo spit.
Cuckoo Flower & Cuckoo Spit Otherwise known as Ladies Smock, the cuckoo flower is said to flower when the cuckoo arrives.
A nice plate of alfalfa sprouts, drizzled with cuckoo spit and topped with parmesan detritus.
Or it could be froghoppers, or cuckoo spit, as these insects secrete a frothy saliva where they feed.