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Lawrence Weaver

Good Afternoon, i was wondering if anyone can help me? i have a Lilac Tree in the front garden, its a lovely tree and Wood Pigeons are slowly but surely destroying it, they are eating all of the new leaves (See Picture Attached) does anyone have a solution or idea to stop them from doing this? If they carry on will they kill the tree? Thank you. 


  • BrexiteerBrexiteer Birmingham Posts: 955
    Shoot them 
  • AnniDAnniD Posts: 9,571
    Pigeons do attack lilac trees, it's very difficult if not impossible to stop them. You could try something like a plastic decoy owl (keep moving it around or they'll get used to it). A bit of info from the RHS here
  • fidgetbonesfidgetbones Posts: 15,857
    They don't like shiny dangly things. My mum uses spinners from a bargain shop. I use old cd discs.
    You don't stop doing new things because you get old, you get old because you stop doing new things. <3
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