New Mirid bug

New Mirid bug

Observation - New Mirid bug - UK and Ireland. Description: A Mirid bug that has recently started colonising the UK, probably by spreading from imported Snap-Dragons (Antirrhinum majus), its main food plant. See mention in this issue of H

A Mirid bug that has recently started colonising the UK, probably by spreading from imported Snap-Dragons (Antirrhinum majus), its main food plant.
See mention in this issue of Het News.
If you grow Snap-Dragons in the garden it might be worth having a close look at them this year.