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Zone 06763 | zwgbass added on August 5, 2017 | Answered

Something is cutting the Echinachea off near bottom and eating the leaves near the bottom of the plant. Any idea what? Woodchuck? Rabbit?

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Answered on August 6, 2017

Rabbits prefer tender new shoots and will eat coneflowers in spring. Stems and tough old leaves are woodchuck items. Your culprit could be a raccoon but I'm leaning toward woodchuck.

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