<![CDATA[Burpee Community - ]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/519/zucchini-plants-and-stink-bugs en-US Burpee //d1l316k04n1hna.cloudfront.net/static/images/burpee-favicon.png 16 16 Burpee http://www.burpee.com/community/ <![CDATA[Re: Zucchini plants and stink bugs]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/519/zucchini-plants-and-stink-bugs?commentid=1632 My zucchini plants were killed by stink bugs and a few years ago I tried something different.  I placed small boards around the base of each zucchini plant.  The stink bugs, for some reason were attracted to the space under the boards and on top of the soil.  The bugs stayed off the plants.  Each morning I would go out to the plants, pick up the boards and I would crush any stink bugs that were found under the boards.  The plants trived and the population of stink bugs decreased to the point that the following year the zucchini plants were free of stink bugs.

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http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/519/zucchini-plants-and-stink-bugs?commentid=1632 February 10, 2013