Pest Management

How to: Manage Leaf Miners in Your Garden

Leaf Miners blog post
Leaf miners that affect vegetables refers to a small gray-yellow fly. These flies lay tiny white eggs that turn into green maggots. These maggots can destroy the leaves of the plants in your garden.
Treatment Options:

Plants to Especially Watch:

  • Arugula
  • Beets
  • Celery
  • Garlic
  • Oregano
  • Nasturtiums
  • Spinach
  • Swiss Chard

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