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Wireworms are the larvae of click beetles. They live in the soil and feed on plant roots, they usually only cause problems when grassy areas are converted to vegetable beds.
Wireworms in potatoes but note that slugs can cause similar damage
There are currently no pesticides available to home gardeners or the treatment of soil pests.
Cabbage root fly
Chafer grubs in garden borders
Chafer grubs in lawns
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Swift moth caterpillars
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The Royal Horticultural Society is the UK’s leading gardening charity. We aim to enrich everyone’s life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place.