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Talkback: Slug-proof plants

Posted: 24/11/2011 at 15:29
im growing my first batch ever of strawberries as well as tomatoes, outside !! we put salt all about, like a barrier, but i know the slugs got in the soil itself. im very interested to learn lavender may help so im off to put sprigs and cuttings of lavender about to help deter. the slugs decimated so much that i had put in new this year. i tried seaweed with the hostas but no, the slugs still munch thro

Talkback: Slug-proof plants

Posted: 24/11/2011 at 15:29
it rained couple of nights ago and i couldnt believe the amount of slugs tracking across the garden. i know they are in my compost bin, i dont mind them there, i put salt directly on the slugs on that occasion but it was a horrendous sight to view - i thought the birds would enjoy. its cheaper to buy the standard salt than it is to use slug pellets which i found did very little.

Talkback: Slugs

Posted: 24/11/2011 at 15:29
are slugs attracted to sweet things ? i put out a concoction of cooked rice which had milk on and it was raining, the slugs covered it !
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