Colchicum in bloom

Carol Jensen
Thu, 15 Sep 2005 14:34:23 PDT
At 19:26 15-09-2005, Jim McKenney wrote:

>Jane mentioned that slugs will eat the flowers and leaves. Here, they also
>eat the corms. Any corm left on the surface of the ground is soon gouged.
>Furthermore, the slugs use the convenient tube formed by the dried foliage
>bundle to get down to the dormant corms. 
>Jim McKenney

Jim, sprinkle NemaSlug around your corms and the slugs will die. I use it for the Iberian slug, known as the Killer Slug in Denmark!


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