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Name: Kristen R
Brooklyn, New York (Zone 7b)
KristenR
May 22, 2020 7:07 AM CST
Hi, Gardeners! Transplanted this honeysuckle vine about a month ago, and I'm delighted to see it'll soon be blooming, but something is chomping it to bits. I've sprayed it with insecticidal soap twice but every day I come outside there are more yellow, bitten-up leaves. Can anyone offer any suggestions on what to do? If I lose any more healthy leaves, I think it'll have trouble supporting itself. Thank you so much!
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Name: one-eye-luke US.Vet.
Texas (Zone 8a)
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oneeyeluke
May 23, 2020 12:23 AM CST
To be honest I think the plant is getting too much water and is suffering from lack of oxygen in the roots. Let the top inche dry well before watering again.
NOT A EXPERT! Just a grow worm! I never met a plant I didn’t love.✌

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