[NAFEX] currant sawfly on gooseberries

Pat Meadows pat at containerseeds.com
Thu Sep 23 10:02:17 EDT 2004

On Wed, 22 Sep 2004 17:25:04 -0700, you wrote:

>I've no idea about the pests in your area, but in the PNW currant sawfly
>(caterpillar) will eat the leaves of gooseberries overnight - it leaves the
>skeleton only.

I suppose that's possible, but the chicken wire cages seem
to have solved the problem (which has not recurred).  So I
am inclined to think it was an animal.

Probably one with four hooves and antlers!  They're all over
the place here.

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