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[Above: Adult crane fly does not harm people. Photo Credit: Adult crane fly does not harm people.] Article By: Vincent Lazaneo Large numbers of long-legged flying insects that look like giant mosquitos appeared in and around homes throughout San Diego this spring. The insects are not mutant monster mosquitos after your blood. These long-legged creatures are… Continue reading Home Invading Crane Flies Not Harmful
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Article By: Vincent Lazaneo Pruning roses, citrus, blackberries, pyracantha, bougainvillea, and other thorny plants is a potentially hazardous gardening activity. The sharp thorns on these plants can tear your skin or poke holes in it and the small wounds provide an entry point for pathogenic organisms. This need not keep you from growing thorny plants if you… Continue reading Thorny Plants – Double Danger!
[Pictured Above: Cliff swallow nests built on a wall under an eave. Photo by: Jack Kelly Clark, courtesy University of California Statewide IPM Program.] Article By: Vincent Lazaneo Mission San Juan Capistrano is not the only place in California where cliff swallows build nests. When a rock cliff is not handy, the swallows can build a… Continue reading Swallows Build Nests on Homes