Q.Are coreopsis usually susceptible to aphids?
My normally healthy coreopsis have a TERRIBLE infestation of aphids – so much so that I have lost the lot. I am even considering Malathion, it is so bad. Are they ordinarily susceptible to such pests? Normal soap and water, applied repeatedly, has not worked.
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Even resistant plants can fall prey to them! With that being said, yes, this can be completely normal at times. There are a few things that you can do. These articles will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/special/organic/natural-home-pesticides-organic-garden-pest-control.htm