worms on fresh basil
How can I get rid of green worm on my basil plant? Would spraying it with white vinegar work? I had a hard time seeing them because they are the same color as plant, I wonder how many I have eaten? Help!
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Don't use vinegar. I would suggest you use a safe, organic product such as Bt, which stands for Bacillus thuriengensis. It's a naturally occurring bacterium that affects the guts of caterpillars and kills them. It's safe for humans. It's sold as Bt, or Dipel, or under the Safer brand. Check with your garden center to find a product that contains Bt.

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