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Dahlias

I have a dahlia in my garden and I noticed a couple of stems have tiny black creatures on part of the stem.how do I get rid of them?


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#1 Comment By MichiganDot On 07/02/2018 @ 4:06 pm

Tiny black creatures sound like aphids. You probably don’t want to blast them with the hose; the force might break a stem. Insecticidal soap or neem oil should work well. If you don’t think they are aphids, please write again with detailed description and exactly where they are on the plant. A picture works wonders. Here is more info on aphid control: [1]


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