budworms - Knowledgebase Question

Bakersfield, Ca
Question by bookworm1
June 30, 2010
What is a good treatment to rid petunias and geraniums of budworms?


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Answer from NGA
June 30, 2010

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It's difficult to kill the larvae once they've entered the flower buds so you'll need to concentrate on killing the moths. Orthene sprayed according to label directions should help. Best wishes with your geraniums and petunias.

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