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Bastard greenfly

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MadSprocker Mon 01-Aug-16 08:15:11

Been away for a week, and come back to find my sweet peas being decimated by greenfly.

I am loathe to use chemical sprays on them. Do I just pull them up?

The annoying thing is I had loads of ladybirds come out of hibernation in my garden in Spring.

FireflyGirl Tue 02-Aug-16 07:10:31

I've heard that soapy water sprayed onto them can help. Haven't tried it myself though, this is my first year of gardening and the ladybirds have done a good job with mine so far!

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MadSprocker Tue 02-Aug-16 15:56:56

I pulled them as they were past their best really.

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