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Caterpillars on my blueberries

Posted: 02/08/2017 at 17:02

Hi Bob, thanks for your reply, I did notice back in October at least one leaf was curled round and there was a web weaved in it. I guess that was the culprit.


i will check it out next year and look more closely, I had a bumper crop this year so I guess I can afford to be a bit relaxed about it, however I will be on guard next year.


thanks again.

Caterpillars on my blueberries

Posted: 31/07/2017 at 17:35

hi people can anyone tell me how or where some tiny green caterpillars came  from on my blueberry bushes.


i have just been picking the berries and have found quite a few of them wriggling away, inbetween the berries, obviously enjoying the crop.


im thinking maybe next year I need to look out for them earlier and deal with them before they start to increase.


Im happy to share some of my fruit as long as they don't destroy too much or eat to much of my crop.


Can anyone tell me a bit about them and how to deal with them earlier in the season, thanks

What the name of this plant

Posted: 28/07/2017 at 17:02

Does anyone recognise this plant ?


What the name of this plant

Posted: 28/07/2017 at 16:40

Hi, Dovefromabove,  thanks for the reply, but I m not an expert but having spent days on research of this plant, I have since found out it's a Seseci Gummiferum, common name is Night Carrot


I don't know if Angelica is anything to do with it but, thanks anyway.

What the name of this plant

Posted: 15/07/2017 at 13:21

 Hi everyone, I've just had a re- test run using a  


fern and straight away  up came the photo ???? Grrr!


The plant I want you to identifly if you can is the second photo showing the cream colour bobbly plant, thankyou 😊

What the name of this plant

Posted: 15/07/2017 at 12:37

Hi, everyone on the off chance that my photo 's pop up, can u tell me the name of this plant please?

Sweet potatoes

Posted: 07/07/2017 at 17:25

hi, does anyone know about growing sweet potatoes, I have grown six slips since March and as you can see they are doing well. I haven't fed them yet I'm just keeping the warm and watered. My questions are, What to feed them with and how often? and as you can see they are spreading out so do I prune them or leave them?


Strange bites on my Cana leaves

Posted: 07/07/2017 at 13:12

Thanks Alan and Dovefromabove, 


Alan, it's amazing isn't it, I would never have guessed it was one hole made before the leaf unfolded, that is really amazing but makes perfect sense, thankyou.🤔


Yes Dovefromabove,


I think the snails would be great at Origami, thankyou.😀

Strange bites on my Cana leaves

Posted: 07/07/2017 at 11:23

does anyone know what's making these strange bites, they seem perfectly round and in a half moon style very intreging.


Unknown plants

Posted: 28/06/2017 at 17:18

Oops, and of course thanks to everyone else too.

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