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What flea beetles look like

Sunday, 05 Jun 11 Clear 27°C / 81°F

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I got out in the garden with the camera this evening. I’ll be putting pictures to plants as I get them resized and online.

This is a picture of my german butter potatoes and more specifically the damage flea beetles do to them. You can also see some flea beetles, they’re the black dots.

This is minor, I started attacking back with insecticidal soap as soon as I saw them. Jamie’s eggplants last year looked like a screen door they had so many holes in them. :-/


  • Fhaith

    Fhaith wrote:

    I had them on my eggplant last year too – same screen door effect.

    Posted on 07 Jun 11 (almost 4 years ago)

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