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Growing Chives, also Garden chives

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09 Mar 12 Nina (Australia - temperate climate)
My chives are growing but now covered by tiny blackflea-like creatures. Any clues as to what they are, and how to get rid of them?
21 Mar 12 (Australia - temperate climate)
They are just aphids. Try spraying with soapy water hen hose them off. Good luck =)
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