Hosta foliage is far more attractive when it
have "shot hole" damage from slugs!
as Slug Control
report success with diatomaceous earth, too. Both the iron
phosphate-based products and diatomaceous earth must be reapplied
after rain. Even heavy dew can make diatomaceous earth much less
effective. Make sure to purchase diatomaceous earth intended for
pest control rather than what is sold for use in swimming pool
filters. Diatomaceous earth for swimming pools is more finely ground
and less effective than what is sold for pest control.
earth is a mined product that contains the fossilized remains of
diatoms, and controls pests by damaging the pest’s exoskeleton and
Hostas and HVX
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