News Ticker

Something’s eating geranium leaves

Q:    What is eating the leaves of my geraniums? They are in pots on my deck and I do not see any insects. There are all kinds of holes in their leaves.

A:    Geraniums provide a favorite meal for snails and slugs. The damage you describe sounds like that caused by them. Place some snail bait in the pot for best control. The snails and slugs only come out at night.


Q:    How often are flower and vegetable gardens fertilized?


A:    Production gardens are fed every four to six weeks while growing. Lack of nutrients will limit flower and food production.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: