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Hi I have my asparagus un grow bags just been out and somethng as eaten the whole top of my asparagus dont know if its a slug but cant see any slime how can I protect these many thanks

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  • WelshonionWelshonion Posts: 3,114

    Asparagus in grow bags.  That's a new technique.  Does it work?

    The pest that ate it will be a slug or snail.  Very partial to asparagus.

  • Sarah boddeSarah bodde Posts: 32
    Yes never done it before but yes too my suprise it as will have to get some slug pellets down thanks
  • chickychicky SurreyPosts: 10,212

    Hi Sarah - we have just planted asparagus, and are advised we shouldn't expect our first crop til 2017 - how does that work with a growbag?

    The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page  - St Augustine
  • Sarah boddeSarah bodde Posts: 32
    I just started them in a grow bag till I get my back ground sorted then was going to transfer them over
  • chickychicky SurreyPosts: 10,212

    Ah- ha - that makes sense nowimage. Thanks for the slug tips - didn't know they were partial to themimage

    The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page  - St Augustine
  • Sarah boddeSarah bodde Posts: 32
    Lol thanks .com
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