Army Worms

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Army Worm Facts

  • Army Worms can grow up to 1/12 of an inch in length.
  • Army Worms are greenish-brown in color.

What Are Army Worms?

Springtime growth brings out the lawn pests. These pests persist over the summer months. Make sure mulch is no more than 2 inches thick and at least 12 inches back from the foundation.


  • Army worms feed in large groups, cutting off parts of grass blades leaving damaged tips, which may appear transparent;
  • They are a common sight after cool wet weather;

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