Share this entry

Share this page

cabbage moth

División en sílabas: cab·bage moth

Definición de cabbage moth en inglés:

sustantivo

A brown moth whose caterpillars are pests of cabbages and related plants.
  • Mamestra brassicae, family Noctuidae
Example sentences
  • The other significant pest of these plants is the cabbage moth.
  • Plant cabbage, broccoli, bok choi and all types of mustard until mid-September, covering with lightweight row covers to exclude cabbage fly and cabbage moth.
  • They are known to eat cabbage moths, bollworms, tomato hornworms and broccoli worms.

Definición de cabbage moth en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día emulous
Pronunciación: ˈɛmjʊləs
adjective
seeking to emulate someone or something