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Rose buds being half eaten

Posted: Wed Jul 15, 2009 10:37 pm
by jdhinatl
I planted 6 bare root roses this year. They are just now budding. During the night something is eating half the bud. I don't know what is doing it. I have used insecticide for roses but it's not working. Any suggestions?

Posted: Tue Jul 21, 2009 5:50 pm
by mikes
rose slugs? i am having same problems with my "love" roses but i just cut them as soon as i can for in the house anyway
i just look for them under leaves and start squishing
good luck