Hi all, can anyone tell me what these bugs are and also advise how to get rid of them? They are all over my lilies!
Rub them off.
In London. Keen but lazy.
The north west of south east Wales
Soapy water in a spray bottle works really well for them. The ecover type natural soaps are ideal. The soap blocks their pores and stops them breathing.
A great library has something in it to offend everybody.
I did get rid of a few but there are too many so I will try the soapy water
Scariff, County Clare, Ireland
Hopefully your local ladybirds and blue tits will notice they're there before too long, and start to hoover them up.
Generally nature provides its own balance, if you can be patient... you can reduce the numbers by squirting them with a hosepipe, in the meantime.
"The one who plants trees, knowing that he will never sit in their shade, has at least started to understand the meaning of life." Rabindranath Tagore