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Bug ID please....

Posted by kjameswv (My Page) on
Mon, Jun 16, 14 at 21:16

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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RE: Bug ID please....


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


RE: Bug ID please....

Just a plain old slug?? Lol.... Thanks for the help and direction... Do slugs enjoy eating peppers??

RE: Bug ID please....

Put a little salt on him and watch him turn to mush..

RE: Bug ID please....

oh, be very careful what you say... the AR will soon be targeting you. ;-)

RE: Bug ID please....

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).


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