Do slugs favor herbs?
I was outside around midnight and saw DOZENS of slugs on my concrete patio--eewwww! They seemed to be mainly gathered on the patio around my 5 ft. tall, potted meyer lemon trees and even more so, around a small rock garden of thyme, veronica, basil, parsley, rosemary, lavender etc.
I am using sluggo as well as beer in shallow pans. My question is: Does anyone know what herbs (and other plants) slugs particularly favor? This would help me in planning next year's garden--perhaps planting herbs in pots located on tables rather than in the ground....I know they like hostas but can't seem to find a comprehensive list of other preferred plants.
Or maybe I'm being hopeful that they even have a preference, maybe they eat anything that doesn't eat them first :-(
Thanks in advance for any help!