Cucumber Plants
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How can I get rid of bee fly ( fly looks alike bee but smaller in size) is destroying my all cucumbers help me

Zone 44660 | Mahendra added on May 23, 2018 | Answered

How can I get rid of bee fly ( fly looks alike bee but smaller in size) is destroying all my cucumbers . What can I do for that . Some one suggested me the trappings, is that possible?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on May 24, 2018

It sounds like Sweat Bees, that actually may be helping to pollinate your cucumbers.
You may want to look closer to see if you have another pest causing the damage.
Cucumber Beetles are one of several that can love to dine on your cucumbers.
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/cucumber/protecting-cucumber-plants.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/insects/sweat-bees-in-gardens.htm

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