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Clematis has flowers (not leaves) eaten

OrnellaOrnella Posts: 6
Any advice for what might have eaten my clematis flowers? About 60% of the petals are eaten. It's an enclosed garden (no deer could have come in). There aren't any obvious pests. 

I presume it might be snails or slugs, is there an eco-friendly way to stop them eating the next ones when they come out?

Thank you very much!

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  • amancalledgeorgeamancalledgeorge Posts: 2,661
    A pair of cheap garden snips and night patrols under torch light...brutal but effective. 
    To Plant a Garden is to Believe in Tomorrow
  • ZenjeffZenjeff Posts: 652
    Go out with a torch at night could be earwigs fond of clematis flowers

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