Major plant pest causing considerable plant damage to a wide variety of plants. A major pest of several crops including leafy vegetable crops such as spinach and chard. Plants can be attacked by caterpillars at any stage, leaving large holes in the leaves. If seen caterpillars can be picked off. Black frass (caterpillar droppings) may also be seen on the leaves.
Product Solution: Provado Ultimate Bug Killer Concentrate 2, Sprayday Greenfly Killer, Provado Ultimate Fruit and Vegetable Bug Killer - ready to use/concentrate.
Cultural measures: Remove and destroy clusters of eggs when seen. Pick off caterpillars by hand if seen.