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Re: Desperately Seeking slug relief on dahlias!

  • To: Iriseng@aol.com
  • Subject: Re: Desperately Seeking slug relief on dahlias!
  • From: "John I. Jones" <jijones@ix.netcom.com>
  • Date: Fri, 26 Jun 1998 22:28:57 +0000
  • References: <f1b83ee.359431dd@aol.com>

Iriseng@aol.com wrote:
> I've never heard of using vinegar and water, but a proven slug killer is
> ammonia and water - mix 1/4 cup household ammonia with 1 cup of water.  Best
> time to spray them is at night when they are feasting.  Hope this helps.
> Sandra Lemmer

John replys and Forwards:

Vinegar and ammonia work essentially the same way - that is, the
solution dissolves the slime coat on the slug and they dry out and die.


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