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By Anzenix
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Found this in with my seedlings.. is it a worm?
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Yes. It looks like a fungus gnat larvae to me as well. You should consider using mosquito bits in water trays in order to kill the larvae. The larvae will eat young seedlings. Older/larger seedlings should be fine, however. They won't harm adult plants.
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thepitchergrower wrote: Sat Apr 20, 2024 4:09 am Yes. It looks like a fungus gnat larvae to me as well. You should consider using mosquito bits in water trays in order to kill the larvae. The larvae will eat young seedlings. Older/larger seedlings should be fine, however. They won't harm adult plants.
I kind of had a hunch it was that lol thanks ill go do that
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