Though there are several different varieties of caterpillars in the UK, most like to feast on leaves, foliage, roots and flowers.
According to Gardeners World, shredded leaves can be one sign caterpillars are eating your plants.
In some cases, the leaves may be completely decimated and the plant can die.
Though there are chemical-based pesticides available to protect your garden from caterpillars and other bugs, some of these can pose a threat to pets, your soil or even some of your plants.
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