Avocado Trees
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Avocado seedling leaves seem to be being eaten at.

Zone 92843 | Anonymous added on July 23, 2019 | Answered

It looks like something is chewing away at the leaves, but when I look closely at the leaves there's nothing there.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on July 23, 2019

Some pests are very tiny and difficult to see with the naked eye. Also some pests like slugs or snails only feed in the night.
Neem Oil is a good treatment and the article below has more info for slugs.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/neem-oil-uses.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/insects/kill-garden-slugs.htm

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