Andrew Kenneth


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Gooseberry Bush Being Eaten Alive

Posted: 28/05/2014 at 18:51

To be honest, regards my problem I just can't see it being economically viable

spending £15 for a pack of nematodes just for one bush.

 

If, I dug the bush up and replanted elsewhere and covered with a net wouldn't this

do?

In 2011/12 the bush had no protection and wasn't attacked.

 

Gooseberry Bush Being Eaten Alive

Posted: 28/05/2014 at 18:48
Dovefromabove wrote (see)

The fruit'll be fine for jam 

EXCELLENT!

Gooseberry Bush Being Eaten Alive

Posted: 28/05/2014 at 17:42

My problem is, that I cannot get to the allotment everyday. The damage shown was done in one day!

I have probably over panicked as, I have pulled all the fruit off even though it's still not ripe.

 I thought if I'm not having it neither are them little bleeders!

I can do something with it I'm sure.

 

 

 

 

Gooseberry Bush Being Eaten Alive

Posted: 28/05/2014 at 16:18

This is the second year running that my gooseberry bush is slowly being stripped clean of everything.

It has a plague of tiny caterpillars munching away.

I put the net on too late this year and last year I didn't use one at all.

 

How do I get rid of them?

 

Thanks


 

Jerusalem artichokes

Posted: 17/05/2014 at 18:18

Thanks for the help......

Jerusalem artichokes

Posted: 15/05/2014 at 19:37

I planted 20 of them last year in a sectioned off area of my plot as, I know they spread like wild fire.

No sooner than the shoots appear something is eating them!.

I protect them with plastic buckets with the bottoms cut off but something is still getting in there.

Any help appreciated

Sturon or Piroska

Posted: 18/04/2014 at 14:35

I need to know which of the two: Sturon or, Piroska is the mildest onion.

I don't like them hot.

 

Thanks

 

 

Identifying Seeds (Help Needed)

Posted: 13/04/2014 at 19:59

It had an excellent taste, very sweet.

I will sow the seeds that I have and keep you informed,

Identifying Seeds (Help Needed)

Posted: 13/04/2014 at 19:19

 


 

OK,

Ignore all my previous photos...so sorry.

This is the fruit. It's called Cherimoya or Chirimoya,

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cherimoya

It has the nick name of the, 'ice cream fruit'

 

Identifying Seeds (Help Needed)

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 19:43
Mike Allen wrote (see)

Try Paw Paw, sometimes spelled Pau Pau

Pau Pau seems too elongated and has less seeds

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