What's eating my jalapeno?

CSakacsiJanuary 30, 2013

Hi, I am fairly new to gardening and need help to understand what is eating my jalapeno plant. I prefer natural remedies, but will use commercial pesticide if absolutely needed...

Thanks for your time!

Christina

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
rdback(Z6 VA)

Looks like a rip to me. Wind damage?

Rick

    Bookmark   January 30, 2013 at 2:48PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
noinwi

Do you have a cat? Mine are always trying to sample my plants' leaves.

    Bookmark   January 30, 2013 at 3:04PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
CSakacsi

No, no cats....maybe a stray one outside? Should I cut those leaves or leave them alone?

    Bookmark   January 30, 2013 at 5:27PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
habjolokia

I agree something caused damage to the leaves, animal or wind. I would leave the leaves on as they are still producing food for the plant. Once new leaves form the plant will probably drop those leaves on its own.

Mark

    Bookmark   January 30, 2013 at 5:34PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
I made a boo boo...threw out the sinkers!!
I just had to vent somewhere I knew understands my...
beverly_
After failed germination, I could really use some spare super hot seed
I had 8 varieties, the most mild being Red Savinas...
scuba_steve81
Show Your Seedlings
After all that work, gathering seeds, trying to germinate,...
Seysonn_ 7b-WA/HZ1
Fish pepper info?
Once more turning to my hot pepper elders... I used...
uncleflip
YELLOW ghost pepper???
We had 4 ghost pepper plants on the deck all summer...
zelicindy
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™