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Leaf Cutter Bees
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Rose Pests..... Leaf Cutter Bees
Description of Damage:
Circular holes in leaves, semi-circular holes also. Stems dieback.
Bees use leaves for nesting, they also bore into stems.
LOW BRIX ALERT!
Your roses need to be fed better!
Does not affect healthy plants (hint).
Use Tabasco sauce/soapy water to control,
apply 1 tablespoon Tabasco and 1 tablespoon
Natural Castile soap to a quart water. Best sprayed in evenings.
Removal of dead stems,
Planting society garlic at base of plant to repel,
Burying tobacco dust at base of
in a old sock, place 1/2 cup chewing tobacco, tie into a
ball and bury at base of plant(s). Will last for 6 months.
5. Also hang garlic cloves around roses.
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March 10, 2013
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