cucumbers? - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by dliebert
June 18, 2010
we have what look's like a leaf hopper on our cucumber plants, have only seen one far. will liquid seven take care of these? Thank's

Answer from NGA
June 18, 2010


If you've found only one leaf hopper, I'd just squish it! Sevin is registered for use on cucumber plants but it can kill bees so I wouldn't use it unless absolutely necessary. Without bees the flowers won't be pollinated and you won't get any cucumbers. Try squishing the insects or hosing them off with a strong stream of water from the hose. Good luck with your cucumbers.

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