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Are Slugs A Problem In Your Garden?

Here are a few of the annuals that slugs are not particularly fond of. However, if they are hungry they will eat almost anything:



Here are a few of the perennials that seem to be somewhat resistant to slug damage. Always remember slugs love new foliage growth, so there may be times when they will bother some plants, and other times when they will move onto more desirable ones. Here is a partial list of some popular perennials:



For some reason slugs tend to avoid plants with hairy leaves or those with a milky sap.

If you have a particular plant that you really like and the slugs like too, you can use 'Slug de Fence' to surround the plant and protect it from slug damage. Or, you can surround the planting with a sprinkling of diatomaceous earth.


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