Latest posts by tom9760

Butterfly or Moth

Posted: 04/06/2015 at 21:35

if you have pets make sure they don't eat them because they are toxic both moth and caterpillar 

Mole problem

Posted: 05/02/2015 at 20:45

put the music maker from a musical birthday card in the hole,put in a small plastic bag first so the damp does not damage it,trust me it works

Talkback: Collecting animal skulls

Posted: 20/11/2014 at 20:37
i have skulls of various animals screwed to my garden fence,not only a talking point at family bbqs but are great for insects to over winter in


Posted: 01/06/2014 at 21:12

ailsa craig can be overwintered


Posted: 20/05/2014 at 21:15

there is an old way to get rid that work great,get some borax from the chemist and mix it 50/50 with sugar and put it near the the nests,they take the sugar and the borax into the nest where it turns into a gas that kills everything in the nest

lily beetle

Posted: 20/05/2014 at 21:09

i just spray lily beetles,never heard that you have to report them,and as for the bamboo just dig it out


June Berry at an end

Posted: 20/05/2014 at 21:06

checked a book i have and it says possible woodlouse damage 


why are they yellow?

Posted: 20/05/2014 at 20:51

looks like something is attacking the roots


Posted: 06/02/2014 at 22:28

companion planting could help,plant onions and garlic in between the rows or hyssop etc,stops the carrot fly from sniffing them out

Cheap veg seeds

Posted: 06/02/2014 at 22:24

aldi seeds are ok,but i get most of mine from ebay sellers and have had no problems with quality or quantity,look for the ones with good feedback i use four sellers,premier seeds direct is the one i use most.

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