It won't be anything to do with the blackfly ... they're aphids and don't produce maggots.
I must say I've been growing broad beans on and off for 50 years and I've never come across maggots in the beans ...
Anyone got any ideas?
The glitch appears to be something to do with some of the adverts ... which of course pay for the site ... but hopefully they can sort it soon.
That's the one Hosta ............ if you can remember where you left it ......... when was the last time you remember using it?
Tell the next lot you've a friend who has a Certificate in Castration ........
Mine looked a lot worse than that after I scarified and treated it last year It soon picked up ...
Grass is tricky especially in hot summers ... look at the criticism the Wimbledon groundsmen are getting this year
Hosta ... methinks you were swayed by the romance of 'young love' and them setting up home for the first time .... you're a lovely big softy (well, not so big now).
I will be careful ......... promise.
Obelixx says:... Hosta - yes, take 'em for every penny you can. They don't seem reasonable to me and need to learn but, more importantly, not leave you out of pocket....
... Hosta - yes, take 'em for every penny you can. They don't seem reasonable to me and need to learn but, more importantly, not leave you out of pocket....
And you'll be doing their next landlord a favour There's more than one set of Facts of Life to learn.
It sounds like one of the various varieties of Scale Insect ... some info and advice here
And of course, it your bees have been cross-pollinating your lemony one with your pink ones you'll get a good selection
The photo upload Gremlins have come back Pete ... you may have to wait a while before uploading a pic ... the tech team are trying to sort it.
Hmm ... looiks like the photo uploading gremlins are back again ... I've flagged it up to the Mods