Questions tagged: pest

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Margaret
Answer: Hi Margaret, Harlequin bugs are rather colourful with colours ranging from black and red to reddish orange. They are, as you say, sap suckers and...
Category: Pests
Answered: 10:35AM, 03 Jan 2012
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Maroun
Answer: Snails and slugs have been known to do this as they can easily get to the young tasty root. You can have a search around your garden about 1 hour a...
Category: Diseases
Tags: radish, pest, eaten, slug
Answered: 03:56PM, 24 Apr 2015
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irene
Answer: Hi Irene These are the eggs of the Staghorn Fern Beetle. You can remove them by hand. Inspect early in the morning to see if more have been laid. R...
Category: Pests
Tags: pest, eggs, fern
Answered: 09:37AM, 04 Sep 2015
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hanqiang
Answer: Hi I guess you’re asking about a way to protect your garden against rabbits. There are a number of ways to go about this. Chicken wire fence ...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: rabbit, pest
Answered: 08:46PM, 15 Sep 2015
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Steph
Answer: Hi Steph, Unfortunately the image didn’t come through. Can you re attach it or perhaps describe the eggs a little more for me to be able to w...
Category: Pests
Tags: pest
Answered: 05:24PM, 21 Oct 2015
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Sherbe...
Answer: Hi Dee, There is a product that has very recently been approved: Nature’s Way Citrus and Ornamental Spray. You can apply it now. In the futur...
Category: Pests
Tags: pest, citrus
Answered: 03:11PM, 19 Nov 2015
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Frances
Answer: Hi Frances, As per your experience, Jacobinias generally suffer very few pest issues. Your plants might have been attacked by caterpillars, as thes...
Answered: 10:39AM, 29 Dec 2015
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Melanie
Answer: Hello Melanie, It looks like sucking pests have been feeding on your fruit in early stages of development. While the fruit may be fine to use regar...
Answered: 03:30PM, 15 May 2016