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June 6

Wednesday, 06 Jun 12 Storms 24°C / 75°F

Cabbage loopers are destroying my lettuce!

I harvested what I could while I research remedies.

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Veggie garden

Day 32

Lettuce, mesclun 'Baby Leaf Blend' (U) #2

Lactuca sativa

Under Attack

Cabbage looper

Comments

  • rosemarieGardener

    rosemarieGardener wrote:

    What a lovely harvest of lettuce. Sorry about your loopers.

    Posted on 06 Jun 12 (over 2 years ago)

  • sbolger

    sbolger wrote:

    I am also at war with Cabbage loopers! They have eaten some of my lettuce almost to the ground. I have hand picked them, and I am going to feed them to the birds. If you come across a better solution, let me know!

    Posted on 07 Jun 12 (over 2 years ago)

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