Pests & Garden Visitors

Every gardener’s worst enemy… pests! Find information on how to deal with the critters snacking on your plants here (as well as a few benign visitors).

Garden Pests (and a few Harmless Visitors) to AVCG




This is a new and growing list. If you spot an unknown pest (or other sort of visitor) in our community garden, consider sending a photo to We will attempt to identify it and add it. Please feel free to send your tips for pest management as well. Your fellow gardeners will thank you!