Re: More on Hosta Chewing Insects
- Subject: Re: More on Hosta Chewing Insects
- From: CCREDUX@aol.com
- Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2002 21:26:56 EDT
In a message dated 6/18/2002 8:16:06 PM Central Daylight Time, Gardeningbuff@aol.com writes:
What can be done to rid the area of these?
Many people think they eat only offal and rotted material, but, alas, no--they eat greenery and will take down an emerging hosta in record time!
Sevin--spread it around base of the hosta plantation.If you go out at night with a flashlight , you can see them--like an army of mini-tanks with the millipedes close behind like some prehistoric invasion.