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Leek Moth Attack

 
 
On 16 Sep 2011 at 1:45pm Lewes Lottie wrote:
My leeks have got Leek Moth. Any advice for next year as to avoiding the pesky blighters?
 
 
On 16 Sep 2011 at 3:18pm Orgasmic Grower wrote:
Never heard of the problem before. However, this year I invested in some aluminium hoops and very fine netting. My cabbages and swedes grew blemish free and were never troubled by the cabbage whites and their caterpillers. I guess something similar would be perfect for your leeks.
 
 
On 16 Sep 2011 at 3:49pm Lewes Lottie wrote:
My cabbages look like they've been used for target practice by Gaddifi..
 
 
On 16 Sep 2011 at 4:55pm DFL wrote:
Yeah, my sprouts look as f they've been hit by grape shot !! Must get some fine netting myself for next year.


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