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What To Do With Alliums After Flowering

Alliums produce spectacular globe flowers, but once these flowers have faded what do you do with your allium plants? Let's have a look and find out.What To Do With Alliums After FloweringSo, What Do You Do With Alliums After Flowering?This is important for strong growth next year, so ...

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Help! My Nasturtium Leaves Are Turning Yellow

Nasturtiums are usually a fairly low-maintenance plant to grow, but they are not without issues. If their leaves begin to turn yellow this can show a serious problem, but what do you do to fix it? Let's have a look and find out.Nasturtium Leaves Turning YellowNasturtium Leaves Are Turning ...

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Is It Too Late To Plant Dahlias?

Looking to plant some Dahlias but worried it might be a little too late in the season? Well, my guide will let you know just when is the right time to plant these gorgeous flowers.Is It Too Late To Plant DahliasWhen Can You Plant Dahlias?The easiest way to answer this question without ...

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Can You Use Tomato Cages For Dahlias?

Dahlias produce simply outstanding blooms, but if you have grown them before you will know that these blooms can bring problems, problems that require support. So when looking for ways to support your dahlias you have obviously pondered whether you can use tomato cages? Let's have a look and find ...

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Do Slugs Eat Calibrachoa (Million Bells)

Calibrachoa or million bells as it is commonly known look very similar to a petunia but are even more vigorous. These flowers come in a range of colours and are particularly suited to trailing out of baskets and containers. If you want to grow them though you need to know about potential issues, ...

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Do Slugs Eat Fennel?

Fennel is generally considered an easy herb to grow, but do you need to look out for any pests? Take slugs for example, will they have a munch on your fennel? So slugs even eat fennel?Do Slugs Eat Fennel?Will Slugs Eat Fennel?If you have all the telltale signs of slug damage like ...

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Do Slugs Eat Gerbera?

These daises can bring a splash of colour to any garden. But if you are thinking of growing Gerbera or indeed you already are then you will want to know about slugs. Are they going to be a problem? Do slugs eat Gerbera? let's have a look.Do Slugs Eat GerberaSo, Will Slugs Eat Gerbera?...

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Do Slugs Eat Hollyhocks?

Who doesn't love hollyhocks, their gorgeous blooms are simply stunning. But if you are growing them do you need to be worried about slugs? Do slugs even eat hollyhocks? let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat Hollyhocks?Do Slugs Eat Hollyhocks?To identify whether it is slugs ...

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Do Slugs Eat Ivy?

If you want to grow ivy in your garden or up a wall then you will want to know about potential pest problems. Take slugs, for example, they can be a real pain for lots of plants that grow up walls, but is this true for ivy? Do slugs eat ivy? let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat Ivy?...

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Do Slugs Eat Kale?

Kale is enjoying a real boom at the moment, this apparent superfood is seemingly on an upward trajectory toward our plates. But if you are planning on growing your own then you will want to know if slugs too like to have a nibble on those curly leaves. Do slugs even eat kale? let's have a look and ...

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Do Slugs Eat Lily of the Valley?

Those little white flowers on lily of the valley are simply gorgeous. But if you are planning on growing them then you will want to know what pests affect them. Take slugs for example, do slugs eat lily of the valley? Let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat Lily of the ValleyDo Slugs ...

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Do Slugs Eat Nigella? (Love in a Mist)

This cottage garden favourite is grown for its gorgeous, delicate blooms. But if you are planning on growing nigella yourself then you will want to know if slugs are going to be a problem. So slugs even eat Nigella? let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat NigellaSo, Will Slugs Eat ...

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Can You Grow Potatoes All Year Round?

Potatoes are an easy crop to grow and provide a lot of calories, as such they would be a great crop to grow all year round. But is this possible in the UK? Can you grow potatoes all year round? let's have a look and find out.Can You Grow Potatoes All Year RoundCan You Grow Potatoes All ...

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Growbag Trial

growbags come in all shapes, sizes and prices. But are the more expensive growbags worth it? I ran a trial to find out.growbags ready to goWhat is the trail?My setup is pretty basic, I have bought six different grow bags and will be testing them by growing two tomatoes in each bag. I ...

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Do Slugs Eat Osteospermum (African Daisies)?

Osteospermum are a beautiful member of the calenduleae family. They are a great addition to any garden and it is clear why you might want to grow them. But before you do grow them you will want to know what pests you need to be worried about, take slugs for example, are they a problem? Do slugs ...

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Do Slugs Eat Ox Eye Daisy

Wanting to grow ox eye daisy? Then you will definitely want to know if slugs are going to be a problem, but do slugs even eat ox eye daisy? Lets have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat Ox Eye DaisySo, Do Slugs Like Ox Eye Daisy?How to deal with slugsWhen it comes to dealing with ...

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How To Stop Slugs Eating Lupins

If you have ever grown lupins then you will be well aware of just how much slugs love them, so what do you do? How do you stop slugs from eating lupins? Well worry not, I have some top tips and tricks for you to try.How To Stop Slugs Eating LupinsHow Do I Stop Slugs From Eating My Lupins? ...

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Do Slugs Eat Red Hot Pokers? (Kniphofia)

It's easy to see where these gorgeous flowers got their name from, and it is also easy to see why any gardener would love to grow them. but if you are going to grow them then you need to be aware of potential pests. Take slugs, will they bother your red hot pokers? Do they even eat red hot pokers? ...

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Do Slugs Eat Veronicastrum?

Veronicastrum are gorgeous perennials with long stems bearing delicate flower spikes, but you're not here for that knowledge and I bet you already knew it, you are here to find out if slugs eat veronicastrum. Well, do they? Let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat veronicastrumSo, Do ...

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Do Slugs Eat Wisteria?

Wisteria is such a stunning plant it is easy to see why people love it. But what if you are growing it and something is munching away on it, could it be slugs? Do slugs eat wisteria? let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat WisteriaDo Slugs Eat Wisteria?I mean, what do you do if ...

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Do Slugs Eat Yarrow?

If you are planning on growing some yarrow in a border then you will want to know if the slugs will be after. Do slugs even eat yarrow? let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat YarrowSo Do Slugs Like To Eat Yarrow?You can have a good guess that slugs leave yarrow alone simply due ...

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Do Slugs Eat Asparagus?

Growing your own asparagus can be a real treat, but what you don't want it to be is a treat for slugs too. But do slugs even eat asparagus? Are they something you need to be worried about? Let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat AsparagusSo, Will Slugs Eat Asparagus?How to deal ...

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Do Slugs Eat Courgette Plants?

Wanting to grow your own courgette plants but not sure if they are safe from those pesky slugs? Do slugs even eat courgette plants? Let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat Courgette PlantsDo Slugs Eat Courgettes?As is said the main problem is when your courgettes are young tender ...

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Do Slugs Eat Echinops (Globe Thistle)?

If you plan to grow your own Echinops (globe thistle) either for yourself or the bees, you will want to know if they are safe from that classic dreaded pest, the slug. So do slugs eat Echinops? let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat EchinopsDo Slugs Like Echinops?One useful way ...

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Do Slugs Eat Erigeron?

This delicate flower provides a great little pop of colour but if you are planning on growing it and have a slug problem then you may be wondering if slugs eat Erigeron? let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat ErigeronDo Slugs Eat Erigeron?If you have a bad slug problem and want ...

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Do Slugs Eat Fatsia Japonica?

If you have a hankering to grow something a little more exotic then you might have wondered about growing Fatsia Japonica. But do you need to be worried about slugs? Do slugs even eat fatsia japonica? Let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat Fatsia JaponicaSo, Do Slugs Like Fatsia ...

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Do Slugs Eat Spring Onions?

If you are growing spring onions and have a bit of a slug problem then you will definitely be wondering if the slugs are going to ruin all your hard work and eat your spring onions. But do slugs even eat spring onions? Let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat Spring OnionsDo Slugs Like ...

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Stages of growing tomatoes from seed

If you are thinking of growing your own tomatoes from seed then firstly I strongly encourage you to try it, it is a really rewarding thing to do, and secondly here is a complete guide on all the stages of growing tomatoes from seed! Enjoy.stages of growing tomatoes from seedStage 1 New ...

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Do Slugs Eat Nasturtiums?

Nasturtiums provide wonderful colour to the garden and they flow, spread and tumble over rocks, pots and more providing a stunning display. But if you are going to grow them then you will want to know if slugs are a potential problem. Do slugs even eat nasturtiums? let's have a look and find out. ...

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Do Slugs Eat Marigolds?

If you are thinking of growing marigolds then you will want to know if slugs are going to be a problem. Do slugs even eat marigolds? Let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat MarigoldsDo Slugs Like Marigolds?In fact, they are beloved by slugs so much that many people actually plant ...

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Do Slugs Eat Dahlias?

The delicate pop pom blooms of dahlias are beautiful and every gardener should try to have a few in their garden. but if you are growing them for the first time then you will want to know what pests you need to worry about, and when we think about pests in the UK then slugs are always top of the ...

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Do Slugs Eat Other Slugs?

If you have been studying the slugs in your garden you may have come to the conclusion that some of your slugs are eating other slugs, but is this right? Do slugs eat other slugs? Let's have a look!Do Slugs Eat Other SlugsSo, Will Slugs Eat Other Slugs?There is one slug in particular ...

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Do Slugs Eat Tomatoes?

Everyone knows slugs can be hungry little buggers and that they can devour treasured crops. But not all plants are eaten by slugs, but what about tomatoes? If you are planning on growing your own tomatoes then you will want to know if they are going to be a target for the slugs. Well, let's have a ...

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Do Slugs Eat Pumpkins?

If you are wanting to grow some pumpkins on your plot or in your garden then you will want to know what could eat them. Slugs are always a problem in the UK, but are they a problem for pumpkins? Do slugs even eat pumpkins? Let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat PumpkinsSo, Do Slugs ...

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Do Slugs Eat Rhubarb?

If you are planning on growing some rhubarb then you will want to know what can damage them. Take slugs for example, do slugs eat rhubarb? Let's have a look and find out.Do Slugs Eat RhubarbDo Slugs Like Rhubarb?If your Rhubarb plant is well established then slugs and snails ...

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When Do Lupins Start To Come Back?

If you are excitedly waiting for your lupins to start poking their heads above soil again then I know how you feel. But when should you be expecting them? Let's have a look and find out when lupins start to come back.When do lupins start to come backWhen Can You Expect To See Your Lupins? ...

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Do Lupins Come Back Every Year?

If you are just starting out growing lupins and currently enjoying their wonderful blooms then you will surely want to know if you can expect the same again next year. Do lupins come back year after year? let's have a look and find out.Do Lupins Come Back every Year?Do Lupins Come Back ...

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Killing Aphids On Lupins

If your lupins are being attacked by aphids then you will want to know how to fight back, read on for some of my most effective tips.killing aphids on lupinsHow to kill aphids on lupinsThe easiest and safest method of lupin aphid control is to simply squish the little blighters in a ...

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Do Lupin Aphids Spread To Other Plants?

Lupin aphids can be a real problem for lupins, sucking the sap out of them and making them wilt and possibly even die. But can they spread to other plants? By growing lupins are you putting your other plants at risk? Let's have a look and find out.Do Lupin Aphids Spread To Other PlantsCan ...

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Do Slugs Eat Radishes?

Radishes are one of the quickest and easiest veg to grow. For this reason, they are often suggested as a great crop for beginner gardeners to grow. But if you are just starting out then you need to know what pests to be aware of, take slugs for instance, do they eat radishes? let's find out.Do ...

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Do Slugs Eat Sunflowers?

Sunflowers are a staple of the allotment and gardens alike and they are beloved by kids. Every kid loves growing a huge sunflower and seeing just how high it can reach. If you are planning on growing a sunflower then a question you have probably thought is, do slugs eat sunflowers? Well, let's ...

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Do Slugs Eat Violas?

Violas are a great flower to add a splash of colour in early spring when it is definitely needed. But if you plan on growing them then you will want to know which pests you need to defend them against. Take slugs for example, do slugs eat violas?Do Slugs Eat ViolasDo Slugs Like Violas...

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Do Slugs Eat Wallflowers? (Erysimum)

Wallflowers are a great springtime flower and can really add a dash of colour when the garden is elsewise looking a little drab. but if you plan on growing wallflowers then you will want to know about any potential pest issues. Take slugs for example, do slugs eat wallflowers? Let's have a look ...

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