University of Maryland Extension

Lygus

Tarnished Plant Bug (Lygus) Management in Strawberries

May 2010 Tarnished plant bug (TPB) (Lygus bug) adults are about ΒΌ inch long, oval, flattened, yellow to greenish brown, and have dark markings on their wings. The immature forms are pale green. There are 3-5 generations of this pest each year. Adults become active in early spring and lay their bow-...
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