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Q.What’s Wrong With My Sweet Basil?

Zone Lewiston idaho i think the zone is 7? | Anonymous added on June 1, 2022 | Answered

this is a plant in a container alone. It gets partial sun twice a day. I am unsure if i should replant it or buy a new plant and start over. I am a very beginner gardener. Can you tell me what is eating my plant? thank you for your time. Minnetta I am so impressed with this website. I have learned so much already, great job!!!

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on June 10, 2022

If it is on just a few leaves, pick them off and spray the plant with an insecticidal soap. It could be damage from a small bug.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/herbs/basil/basil-diseases.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/herbs/basil/holes-in-basil-leaves.htm

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