RE: bug on Sarr?

From: Brewer Charles E PHDN (
Date: Mon Jun 07 1999 - 08:07:28 PDT

Date: Mon, 7 Jun 1999 11:07:28 -0400 
From: Brewer Charles E PHDN <>
Message-Id: <aabcdefg2028$foo@default>
Subject: RE: bug on Sarr?

Sounds like you have Mealy Bugs, spray with Ort ISOTOX or equal. This should
knock out these little pest and any other pest that may be hanging around. I
have the same problem when new pitchers first develop in the spring.
Charles Brewer
Va. Beach, Va.

> ----Original Message-----
> From: Susan G. Wynn, DVM []
> Sent: Monday, June 07, 1999 10:57 AM
> To: Multiple recipients of list
> Subject: bug on Sarr?
> I moved a S. purpurea outside maybe 6 weeks ago. It's happy and putting
> out lots of pitchers, but suddenly they are deformed. They are kind of
> small and curly (not in the normal wavy way), and the opening is damaged
> and much smaller than usual. I didn't find anything suggestive of
> insects, but today noticed a kind of thick cottony webbing inside the
> oldest of the deformed pitchers. Any ideas?
> Susan G. Wynn, DVM CVA
> Greater Atlanta Veterinary Medical Group
> Marietta, GA 30062
> Phone: 770.424.6303
> FAX: 770.426.4257

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