Hosta help - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by jaidyn
May 2, 2010
How do I get read of the pest that are eating my hosta plants.

Answer from NGA
May 2, 2010


Slugs and snails love to feed on hostas. I use Sluggo, an iron based bait. It's harmless to birds and wildlife but it does in the slugs and snails. Any bait that is not eaten degrades into iron which is absorbed by the ground. Be sure to apply according to label directions.

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