Bug ID please....

kjameswvJune 16, 2014

I think these guys ate thru my peppers last year and seem to be back again.... How do I get rid of em? Thanks

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ken_adrian Adrian MI cold Z5


there is a FAQ in the hosta forum.. as well as the garden clinic forum


    Bookmark   June 16, 2014 at 9:18PM
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Just a plain old slug?? Lol.... Thanks for the help and direction... Do slugs enjoy eating peppers??

    Bookmark   June 16, 2014 at 9:31PM
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Put a little salt on him and watch him turn to mush..

    Bookmark   June 17, 2014 at 8:17AM
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oh, be very careful what you say... the AR will soon be targeting you. ;-)

    Bookmark   June 17, 2014 at 9:08AM
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DMForcier(8 DFW)

Yes, slugs chew leaves. It would take a lot of slugs to really hurt a well-established plant. But some people have that many. Just keep an eye out - no other action necessary (though squishing them may be cathartic, if thoroughly gross).


    Bookmark   June 17, 2014 at 12:40PM
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