, have spread across Europe and are now in the UK. Their main threat is too honey bees. Our help forum administrator ‘Aunt Sally’ has produced this Asian Hornet advice guide to raise awareness and give advice about They are know to be a dangerous, invasive pest that have killed people all over Europe. Do not poke their nest.
Monday 4 December 2023
Friday 1 December 2023
Winter has come, at last.
It is good to have some months doing what they should be doing.
-7 here in Oxfordshire.
From last year , when we had -10 , I have learnt that Pigeons can wipe out Kale overnight.
So, for this year I have covered everything with netting and the Pigeons have gone else where.
Monday 27 November 2023
Areas affected: Will grow anywhere, even up through concrete
Main causes: May establish from spores, but usually arrives via rhizomes from neighbouring gardens,
Timing: Seen in spring and summer; treat when every and where ever you see it.