2

They are plentiful right now, which tends to make me suspicious. I'm noticing them around the Brussels sprouts and zucchini, but they may be congregating elsewhere too.

enter image description here

2

Likely the striped cucumber beetle who is there for the zucchini. However as J B S Haldane said "The creator, if he exists, has an inordinate fondness for beetles". With over 400,000 species it may be a look a like. These guys cause a bacterial wilt and row covers are the best organic control. Site cleanup in the fall helps reduce the spring population

cucumber beetle

University of Kentucky Entomology

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.