How to Get Rid of Spittlebugs
Sometimes you may notice a wad of wet bubbles in your yard or garden, as if someone spat on your plants. This is often a sign of spittlebugs, which tend to be insignificant in small numbers but can inhibit the growth of plants during larger infestations. This article reviews how to get rid of spittlebugs and prevent them from returning
Tip: Overfertilized and overwatered yards can create a habitat full of nutrients and moisture that attracts spittlebugs and other insects. Fertilize and water your yard in moderation.
The occasional sign of spittlebug foam may not be a cause for concern, and some experts advise a “do nothing” approach in the short term. If spittlebugs seem to be proliferating, take the necessary steps for pest control.