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How do I control Lilac Borers?

I have an heirlom lilac (mother plant brought here from Germany in the 1850's) about 15 years old, totally trouble-free until now. Seems as if we've been invaded by borers. How to control them, hopefully organically? Do not want to lose this beauty. Thanks.
Question asked by: geeruss

Asked on: 02 Mar 2010

Spray them with some insect pesticide... you can probably pick one up at the garden centre tell them the problem and they'll give you the right product!
By: artiste
Replied at: 04 Mar 2010
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