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Latest photos of pests

  • Most hated critters in my garden.
    Resi
  • about to commit murder!
    Seaburngirl
  • Beetles consumed Evening Primrose last year...
    Lori
  • Scarlet Lily Beetles ... watch out they are back !
    Amy

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We have 232 photos of pests

These photos are from real gardens by real gardeners! Just click on one to start exploring in slideshow format, or you can browse 16 at a time.

  • They get EVERYWHERE!
    Stickitoffee
  • Coming or going?
    Gee19
  • Caterpiller of the Pale Tussock Moth.
    Toto
  • Just call me Jimmy
    Irish
  • The little green giant. (Leptophyes punctatissima.)
    Toto
  • Little B******s  taking the P
    Pimpernel
  • Cinnabar Moth Catapillar
    Pimpernel
  • what the ******
    Irish

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Gardeners' thoughts

Thanks Blackbird for alerting me......

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When I went out last Tuesday I found loads of soil scratched out of the planters on the garage roof all over the steps. I'd...

21 comments

homebird

14 Apr, 2016
Homebird

Vine weevils and lily beetle eggs

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Many of us are now familiar with the grubs but I noticed on a posting today the query about another critter found in the...

15 comments

seaburngirl

23 Apr, 2014
Seaburngirl

One-fifth of gardeners admit throwing snails over fence- BBC News

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BBC NEWS Gardeners in London were most likely to get rid of snails over the neighbour's fence. Speedy snails spread deadly...

6 comments

alextb

18 Apr, 2014
Alextb

Vine Weevils

We were infected with these little DARLINGS, probably through an auricula plant. Not knowing any better at the time we emptied...

9 comments

lincsprouts

12 Mar, 2014
Lincsprouts

Don't be fooled by appearances!

Dscf7187

Other than the obvious colour difference (and not counting the Aquilegia seedling in the bottom picture) You could be forgiven...

28 comments

scottish

9 Oct, 2013
Scottish

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Questions & advice on pests

If you can't find the answer to your gardening question here, feel free to ask our friendly community. Just ask in the form on this page


Spawn1

Identify spawn

5 replies

sophiemears

23 Sep, 2012
Sophiemears

July12_004

Emergency ID Please

6 replies

windy64

5 Jul, 2012
Windy64

Two things

11 replies

kellyste

3 Jul, 2012
Kellyste

Vine weevils

8 replies

patriciachapman

22 Jan, 2012
Patriciachapman

a question for thought?

37 replies

kev_rowley

20 Nov, 2011
Kev_rowley

Johns_walk_003

What are these little fellows?

14 replies

ianplant

19 Oct, 2011
Ianplant

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Unhappy Honeysuckle

6 replies

samjp

16 Aug, 2011
Samjp

Bug_id_on_bay_030

Pest ID Please

6 replies

youngdaisydee

5 Aug, 2011
Youngdaisydee

Dsc06331

Are these brown aphids?

2 replies

daisy_11

1 Jun, 2011
Daisy_11

P1010336

Help my 30?

3 replies

rosepetal2

19 May, 2011
Rosepetal2

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