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Plants Slugs Love to Eat

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Sunday, February 24th, 2013
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Here we have a selection of plants that are particularly susceptible to hungry slugs and snails. With this in mind, please make sure you read our Slug Control Methods article… Hostas Iris Delphiniums Lupins Busy Lizzies Daffodil flowers Orchid flowers Pansy flowers Primrose flowers Marigold leaves

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Slugs in the House

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Thursday, February 14th, 2013
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Not satisfied with being a nuisance in the garden, slugs can also make the journey indoors and be a pest inside the house. There is something particularly disgusting when coming downstairs for a glass of water during the night only to step barefoot on a slug in the dark! Is there no escaping the slimy [...]

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List of Slug Resistant Plants

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Tuesday, February 12th, 2013
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Although no plant can be completely slug proof, there are certainly some plants that slugs don’t like quite as much as others. As a general rule of thumb, slugs and snails tend to avoid plants that are hairy, bitter, tough, waxy or highly fragrant such as lavender. By no means an exhaustive list, the following [...]

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Top 10 Slug Facts

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Thursday, February 7th, 2013
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getridofslugs

Slugs are hermaphrodites, meaning they have both male and female reproductive organs and can fertilise their own eggs. All slugs can lay eggs, with each slug laying up to 100 eggs at any one time. Slugs can typically live for about a year outdoors in the right conditions, longer still in a greenhouse. Most slug [...]

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What is a Slug?

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Tuesday, February 5th, 2013
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It would be fair to say that as far as garden pests go, the common slug (and snail) is likely to be top of most gardeners’ hit lists. So, in order to have a fighting chance of defeating them, it is important for us to know the enemy… Gastropod Mollusc The slug is a soft-bodied [...]

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