Biscochito88
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Worms in my shamrocks

I have recently noticed a large number of worms in my indoor shamrocks. If anyone can help identify them it would be highly appreciated. I attached a photo, hopefully you all can see it. They are about two centimeters long, or the length of a bottle cap on average. Thank you in advance.
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HoneyBerry
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Re: Worms in my shamrocks

They might be millipedes. The round shape and little legs make me think they are millipedes.
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ButterflyLady29
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Re: Worms in my shamrocks

Wireworms, baby click beetles. Hopefully you've eliminated them by now. They love to eat tubers and bulbs.

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