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May 28, 2018 8:16 PM CST
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Name: Rj
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
Forum moderator Million Pollinator Garden Challenge Plant Identifier Garden Ideas: Level 1
Any thought on how to reduce these critters.
I've had Hostas for 30+ years with no problems, last year had a Blueberry Muffin virtually wiped out, this year I've noticed 4 more affected.
Any and all ideas would be appreciated, I've set traps with not much luck. We have a family of foxes in the neighborhood, but not sure they get this far, no feral cats in the area.
As Yogi Berra said, “It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future.”
Last edited by crawgarden May 28, 2018 8:17 PM Icon for preview
Jun 2, 2018 6:04 AM CST
South (Zone 8b)
I see you have tried traps but we found that the traps plus wire baskets are how to stop them. However, we haven't used baskets with hostas just only with irises. Not exactly sure you can totally get rid of them unless you change the conditions that they like.
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