something is eating my zinnia seedlings when they first emerge. If they make...
something is eating my zinnia seedlings when they first emerge. If they make it to the second leafing they are left alone. I have tried massive amounts of cayenne pepper. There is less damage but only slows them down.
Champaign County Ohio
If you notice slime trails it could be slugs. Here is a link for an Iowa Extension Fact Sheet. http://www.extension.iastate.edu/news/2006/jun/070201.htmOtherwise, is the whole seedling eaten or just holes in the emerging leaves?