Testimonials Shop News Specials Catalogue Contact Forum Blog My Account My Edibles
Blueberries are back in stock
Blueberries are back in stockPomegranate Trees available for PurchaseMuscadine Grapes Now AvailableAll Positive and Negative Reviews
Forum Rules | Updates
<< Back to Daleys Fruit Tree Forum

Small grasshopper issue

    1 responses

Mje7720031 starts with ...
Hi all I need some advice on my eggplant and new apple tree the leaves are being eaten by small green grasshoppers with black dots on their legs Iā€™m in Brisbane and not sure how to handle this as i have tried eco oil but seems to not work

The eggplant fruit are untouched and the citrus are fine
About the Author
27th January 2020 5:23pm
#UserID: 19949
Posts: 5
View All Mje7720031's Edible Fruit Trees
Reply | | Remember to LIKE this Answer(0) LIKE this Question (1)
People who Like this Question Fruitylicious1
Fruitylicious1 says...
Hi Mje

I have the same problem with some of my veggies and fruit trees before. I spray them with an organic mixture of chilli pepper and garlic available at Bunnings if you don't have time to make one. I spray them in the morning and afternoon to stun them once stunned I collect and smash them with my fingers. The smaller plants I can't protect I covered them with fine woven net so the critters won't get to them. It worked for me šŸ˜Ž

About the Author
29th January 2020 7:21am
#UserID: 16885
Posts: 708
View All Fruitylicious1's Edible Fruit Trees

Reply | | Remember to LIKE this Answer(0) LIKE this Question (0)
Original Post was last edited: 29th January 2020 7:23am

REPLY to this forum

Login or Create Account

<< Back to Daleys Fruit Tree Forum