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As a comment about Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Fantasy Ride'), bisbeegirl wrote:

The weather has been very wet this last month. Blooms are early and slugs are out of control. I hand picked them off yesterday. They are back this morning. I see info saying to add grit! Will sand work? If not, then what? Slugs of all sizes. Destroying buds and blooms! Help, please.
Name: Taqiyyah
Maryland (Zone 7a)
Container Gardener Bee Lover Region: Mid-Atlantic Vegetable Grower Seed Starter Salvias
Roses Plant and/or Seed Trader Winter Sowing Region: Maryland
May 2, 2016 8:23 AM CST
It's iron phosphate, which naturally occurs in soil and is safe. I just sprinkle it around plants during rainy periods and never have an issue.

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