Sunflower pests

Asked June 13, 2016, 3:59 PM EDT

There are several pests eating the leaves of my sunflowers. I've noticed blackish caterpillars, ants and small oval shaped beetles. Are they harmful? One of the plants was very young and they ate it all to the stems!

McCulloch County Texas

1 Response

Thank you for your question. Do you have a photo of these pests?