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Knowledge, Gardening Tips & Advice from our experts!

We are passionate about our gardening here at Harrod Horticultural and encounter the same pests, diseases and general garden problems as everybody else in Stephanie’s Kitchen Garden.  

So for advice on any gardening problem, put us to the test, we are confident we can help! 

   

Latest Expert Answers

Applying Nemasys Vine Weevil Killer

Answered by Expert Gavin Archived in Category Pest Control & Nature

I want to apply another large outdoor pack of nemasys vine weevil killer just in case, but as growth appears good I wonder if I should order an autumn 2014 /spring 2015 pack on basis that if no grubs are currently active then I would be wasting the spring/autumn 2014 box.

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Applying Nemasys Nematode

Answered by Expert Gavin Archived in Category Pest Control & Nature

We have had a Leatherjacket & Chafer grub problem for several years and have tried various products to eradicate the problem without success

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Problem with Apricot Tree

Answered by Expert Gavin Archived in Category Seeds, Plants & Trees

I have inherited an apricot tree in a garden in France which I suspect is at least 25 years old. Most of the fruit falls off the tree prior to maturity and I suspect this is because the tree is infested with an insect which eats and/or perforates the leaves

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Victoria Plum and a Green Gage

Answered by Expert Jo Archived in Category Seeds, Plants & Trees

I am hoping to buy a Victoria plum tree and a green gage, or Golden gage as you have it advertised, however, but we do not have much room

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Chafer Grub Treatment

Answered by Expert Gavin Archived in Category Pest Control & Nature

How long after chafer grub treatment do I need to wait until I can re-seed my lawn?

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