Kale Plants
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How to control worms on flowering kale?

Zone zone 6 | Vineyard0014 added on August 12, 2015 | Answered

Each year I develop small worms on my flowering kale. I have been told to use tristar incesticide.....your suggestions? Thank you.

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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on August 13, 2015

Neem Oil is a good treatment. Use it throughout the growing season.
In severe cases Bt or Bacillus thuringiensis is a good choice.
Here are some links for you.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/insects/prevent-caterpillars.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/kale/kale-plant-protection.htm

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