tomato worm

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Synonyms for tomato worm

large green white-striped hawkmoth larva that feeds on tobacco and related plants

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My job picking tomatoes was fun, until I'd run into a big green tomato worm staking out its claim.
But don't plant tomatoes near corn, because the tomato worm and corn earworm are identical.
For one thing some bug seemed to like about half the varieties (not a tomato worm, looks like flea beetle holes).
last summer I found what I think must be a "mutated" homed tomato worm in my tomato patch.
He built a greenhouse in which tomato worms were eliminated by putting essential oils into the watering system underneath.
That said, solasodine does not seem to affect potato beetles or tomato worms, which will attack Litchi tomatoes with the same lusty appetite they have for potatoes and tomatoes.