Swedish Ivy Plants
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swedish ivy

Zone Dunbarton, NH 03046 | Anonymous added on October 7, 2017 | Answered

don't see any evidence of bugs but the leaves are being what seems to be skeleton - ized (clear holes seem to be appearing

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on October 8, 2017

Skeletonized leaves are typically caused by chewing insects, like caterpillars, beetles, and beetle larvae:
http://landscapeipm.tamu.edu/what-is-ipm/ipm-concepts/damage-recognition/
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/insects/skeletonized-plant-leaves.htm

Swedish ivy is resistant to most pests, but keep an eye out for these types of insects.

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