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Leaf curling bugs come every year in my vinca

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Leaf curling bugs come every year in my vinca

Post  Corri on 6/2/2013, 3:43 pm

Can we spray with BT worm killer before they infest? We get them every year when the weather gets hot. They eat my vinca ground cover and I would like to prevent their spread as they eat it fast!

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Re: Leaf curling bugs come every year in my vinca

Post  cheyannarach on 6/4/2013, 3:34 pm

Hmmm I'm not sure but I am sure someone else would, what is vinca ground cover?

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Re: Leaf curling bugs come every year in my vinca

Post  Goosegirl on 6/4/2013, 6:33 pm

Vinca is Periwinkle. Loved to suck the sweet nectar out of the back of the blossoms when I was a kid.



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Re: Leaf curling bugs come every year in my vinca

Post  mschaef on 6/4/2013, 11:07 pm

I have not tried that but please if you do try it let us know how well it works. You could do a test and spray half and leave the other half interest to see if it actually does help. Learn this year to know for sure next.


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