Tag: bagworms

Twitching cocoons on a Leyland cypress are probably bagworms

“Twitching cocoons” on a Leyland cypress are probably bagworms. The cocoon is generally broadest in the center, narrowest on both ends, and covered with vegetation from the host plant. Bagworms occur throughout North Carolina. Bagworms are usually …

In managing bagworms, timing is everything

In managing bagworms, timing is everything. No matter what product you select, there are certain times of year when no product is effective. That’s one of the side effects of product oriented solutions. Effective control of bagworms is enhanced if we u…