artichokes - Knowledgebase Question

carmichael, Ca
Question by countrygents
April 3, 2009
i planted some artichokes and something ate all the leaves? what can i do?

Answer from NGA
April 3, 2009


The most common pests are caterpillars and aphids. You can use Bt (bacillus thuringensis) to combat caterpillars or insecticidal soap to discourage aphids. Bt is sold as Dipel. Be sure to follow label directions. Best wishes with your artichokes.

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