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Gunnera

Zone UK next to a canal | Anonymous added on March 31, 2016 | Answered

The squirrels keep eating my Gunneras by chewing through the stems. This is on both mature and immature plants. Any ideas on how to prevent this on future plants?

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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on April 1, 2016

This article will give you ideas on how to deal with those pesky critters:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/animals/get-rid-squirrels.htm

This article has additional ideas:
http://homeguides.sfgate.com/can-use-discourage-squirrels-eating-hibiscus-plants-46102.html

Good luck!

For more information about growing Gunnera, please visit the following link:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/foliage/gunnera/growing-gunnera-plants.htm

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