Q.What Causes Holes in Middle Leaves of a Basil Plant
There are holes in the center of the leaves on my basil plant. Is there a pest that eats the middle of a plant, and what do you do to rid them? Is this caused by something other than bugs?
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This is most likely slug damage as basil is one of their favorite plants. This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/facts-about-slugs-and-how-to-kill-garden-slugs.htm
It could also be flea beetles. Here is more information: