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By Supercazzola
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I live in Florida, and we are just at the beginning of the next wave of love bugs (Plecia nearctica). I was wondering if it is safe to feed these to my CPs. If so, my CPs will be super happy.
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Mine eat love bugs with no problems. Are you getting them already? They usually show up here around May and September.
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By MikeB
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My flytraps think that love bugs are delicious.
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By Supercazzola
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oval wrote:Mine eat love bugs with no problems. Are you getting them already? They usually show up here around May and September.
Yeah, oddly enough. I found a pair on my screened in pool enclosure. Let’s just say it they died doing what they “loved” :-) but maybe the sundew wasn’t part of their romantic plans.


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