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01/06/2014 at 17:59

I have been growing hot and sweet peppers and some sunflowers in a small plastic greenhouse in my garden. The peppers are starting to get holes in them and some of the sunflowers have been eaten completely. Am i right in thinking this is likely to be slugs? If so is copper tape round the pots likely to see them off?



01/06/2014 at 18:10

Sorry. Don't know if it is slugs or not, but if it is slugs I have found that copper tape works, however you must make sure that the tape goes completely round the pot without a gap or the little blighters will find a way in.

01/06/2014 at 18:14

Thanks for the tip Pauline I will wrap them up tightly 

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