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mogita added on November 3, 2016 | Answered

What are common pests affecting pepino melon?

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Answered on November 4, 2016

Pepino melon, botanical name Solanum muricatum, is affected by spider mites, mealybugs, the pepino fly, and the peach aphid, in South America, where it originates. Pests are less common in other regions where pepino melon is grown, but this may vary by the location.

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