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Q.Something Is Eating My Entire Plants! Perfect Half Circles.. Not Bee Cutter- I Don’t Think

Zone 87021 | Ejones added on July 11, 2020 | Answered

Something is eating around the edges of my plant leaves. I just saw some sort of small black insect.. fly like. There are also black spots all over the leaves. Help please

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Answered on July 13, 2020

This is, likely, from leafcutter ants or leafcutter bees. This is not typical of fly damage.

In either case, insecticides will be necessary.

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