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What's eating my Salvia?

Posted by bgaviator 6 (My Page) on
Tue, May 28, 13 at 9:31

What's the most likely pest chewing up all my May Night Salvia leaves? What's the best way to make it stop? Sevin spray? Thanks.


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RE: What's eating my Salvia?

  • Posted by morz8 Z8 Wa coast (My Page) on
    Tue, May 28, 13 at 11:31

Slugs or snails? If you aren't seeing pests in the daytime, go out after dark with a flashlight and look, then you will know which pest you are targeting and what the appropriate product would be. Please don't guess, and spray first, identify later - it's best to know what you are dealing with before buying and applying a product.


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RE: What's eating my Salvia?

Young caterpillars will eat leaves until nothings left. Feeding at night and residing in soil during the day. I have two phlox divariculata just planted that are going down fast.


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