Fuzzy white bug

Asked July 4, 2019, 8:15 AM EDT

What is this bug & do I need to do anything? It leaves a fuzzy white substance on my cone flowers and clematis.

Montgomery County Maryland insect or spider id planthoppers flowers: annuals and herbaceous perennials

1 Response

This is a planthopper. They are common and not of concern.
Here is our page on them:
https://extension.umd.edu/hgic/topics/planthoppers-flowers


Christine