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Something has been nibbling the tips of lily flowers, sometimes devouring the whole bud, help please????



You need to go out after dark with a torch and check what's there - it sounds like the sort of thing earwigs would do. Alternatively, put an upturned pot full of straw (yea, I know, who's got straw these days) or shredded up paper on a bamboo cane next to the lilies - if its earwigs, they like to hide in places like this during the day, so if you tip it out in the morning, you'll see if there are earwigs about.

11 Jul, 2015


I found a mighty big green caterpillar on mine which had chomped it's way through two flowers.

11 Jul, 2015

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