The Q&A Archives: diatomaceous earth

Question: My vegetable plants leaves look like swiss cheese.I read that snails and slugs cause this.I do have them in the garden.Also i read that diatomaceous earth solves the problem.Where can i get it

Answer: Diatomaceous earth is widely available in most garden centers. It is a clay like powder and generally sold in 5 pound bags. If you can't find it, ask an associate for help in locating the product.

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