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Question by mommaeys
July 23, 2009
I have what is called a blackie sweet potato vine. It has really grow since I purchased it, now all of a sudden something is eating holes in the leaves, help!

Answer from NGA
July 23, 2009


Flea beetles and tortoise beetles are the two most common pests of sweet potato vines. Look closely at the underside of the leaves to see if you can find these pests. If so, you can control them with ? Bioneem by Safer; Bon-Neem by Bonide. Be sure to apply according to label directions.

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