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PostPosted: Mon Nov 25, 2013 11:26 pm 
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Thanks HotMilkytea - will look for those too!

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 29, 2014 9:40 am 
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Update on what I did:

1. Cut back all the sage (done a month or so ago)
2.Move the pot it is in to a brand new spot (so the bugs get disoriented!!*rofl*)
3.Spray with organic pest killer (homemade brew of crushed chilli and garlic and dish wash liquid to make the brew stick to the leaves)

So far this seems to be working.

I just need to remember to wash the sage before eating :)


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 29, 2014 12:52 pm 
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Great to hear that you are winning the battle with the bugs :)

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Interesting thread- TT- my sage had the exact same thing happen (and at around the same time as you originally posted this thread) - and it was the sage from the cutting you gave me too!

I couldn't find the offending pest- so cut it all back- almost to wood- and it's been fine since..... all grown back and nice and healthy so far ..... I also did the same as you and cut off all the damaged leaves and dried them :)

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 29, 2014 8:50 pm 
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Domestica wrote:
Interesting thread- TT- my sage had the exact same thing happen (and at around the same time as you originally posted this thread) - and it was the sage from the cutting you gave me too!

I couldn't find the offending pest- so cut it all back- almost to wood- and it's been fine since..... all grown back and nice and healthy so far ..... I also did the same as you and cut off all the damaged leaves and dried them :)


Oh isn't that funny we did the same thing! And it worked even better! :thumbs:


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