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Help save my lettuce please

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Cj2011
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Help save my lettuce please

Postby Cj2011 » Wed Jun 15, 2011 2:34 pm

There are tiny white critters all over my lettuce....what are they and how do I get rid of them? Thanks :wine:

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Re: Help save my lettuce please

Postby tiger75 » Wed Jun 15, 2011 8:18 pm

They are probably aphids or white fly. Try spraying them with some water with a squirt of washing up liquid in in a spray bottle...

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Re: Help save my lettuce please

Postby Cj2011 » Wed Jun 15, 2011 8:30 pm

Thanks, I'll try that tomorrow. Is it ok to eat it...obviously after a good wash? :giggle:

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Re: Help save my lettuce please

Postby monsterm » Wed Jun 15, 2011 9:07 pm

Liquid soap in water works too if you have a more natural liquid soap. Yup ok to eat

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Re: Help save my lettuce please

Postby Dark Star Designs » Wed Jun 15, 2011 9:38 pm

and as a more long term help if you find any ladybirds stick them on your lettuce!


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