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Shield Bugs

Posted: Yesterday at 15:07

Thank you, they are Dock Leaf Shield bugs

Shield Bugs

Posted: 18/09/2014 at 18:20

They don't seem to be causing any problems I was just interested as there are so many.  Thanks for your response

Shield Bugs

Posted: 18/09/2014 at 15:19

I Know these are Shield Bugs but can anyone identify which ones.  I thought they might be Hawthorn Shield bugs as they are near a Hawthorn hedge but the pictures I have seem show them being more green in colour

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/60344.jpg?width=277&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/60345.jpg?width=277&height=350&mode=max

 Should I be worried that they appear to having a party on my rhubarb and strawberry plants?

Another Knifofia question

Posted: 17/09/2014 at 12:59

My book on propagating plants says to divide in mid to late spring to allow roots to develop.  Not sure if now would be too late.

What is it

Posted: 16/09/2014 at 15:37

Weiglia is a flowering shrub.  Flowers range from pink thru to purple

tomatoes

Posted: 02/09/2014 at 13:55

I read somewhere that it is the heat that causes thick skins and we did have a very hot spell.

plant pots

Posted: 28/08/2014 at 15:38

If I need to put holes in the bottom of plastic containers I use an old soldering iron to burn through the plastic.  This means they don't split.   

Chilli peppers

Posted: 26/08/2014 at 15:48

Pushbar there is another thread on this subject that may interest you.

http://www.gardenersworld.com/forum/talkback/too-many-chillis/475075.html

Legal height of a beech hedge?

Posted: 20/08/2014 at 14:39

The legislation only applies to evergreen hedges so a beech hedge can be any height the owner wants it to be.  I suffer from an over tall hawthorn hegde so have looked in to it.

Something to plant now for the kid

Posted: 20/08/2014 at 10:42

Nastursiums could work.  They are quick growing and I've noticed some self seeded ones just germinating in my garden

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