Something Eating Leaves on Bing Cherry Tree

I planted two semi dwarf bing cherry trees. The leaves look like something has been chewing on them. What should I do?

By New gardener from Cincinnati, OH



May 15, 20090 found this helpful

Spray them with natural insect repellent. We have six dwarf fruit trees [including two bing cherry] and there's always some kind of bug eating on the leaves and/or the fruit! We mix up a basic spray with dish soap, garlic juice, cayenne pepper and water. Make sure to reapply after rain!

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