Brian Kunkel, UD Extension IPM and ornamental specialist, points to an area where bagworms are hanging

Brian Kunkel, UD Extension IPM and ornamental specialist, points to an area where bagworms are hanging

At a stop along the his insect tour, Brian Kunkel pointed to bagworm cases that appeared on Crape Myrtles, Junipers and inanimate objects such as a brick wall and steel and PVC piping. Kunkel said timing was critical for bagworm control, adding that by the time cases are brown or grey, it is often too late to for spraying.