rose chafer

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Synonyms for rose chafer

a common metallic green European beetle: larvae feed on plant roots and adults on leaves and flowers of e

common North American beetle: larvae feed on roots and adults on leaves and flowers of e

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The rose chafer, usually iridescent metallic green but sometimes bronze or bluish black with coppery red underneath, is often found nibbling various blooms, especially roses.
In studies around the country, codling moths, apple maggots, plum curculio, leafhoppers, Japanese beetles, rose chafer, thrips, and rust mites--not to mention pear psylla--have fled whitewashed crops in search of greener pastures.
This is the Rose Chafer and may be seen feeding on rose buds, flowers and leaves throughout the month of June.
Activity of conventional and reduced-risk insecticides for protection of grapevines against the rose chafer, Macrodactylus subspinosus (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae).
Rose chafers and two-spotted spider mites are active in your rose bushes.