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PostPosted: Wed Aug 17, 2016 9:24 pm    Post subject: Tops of Leeks damaged Reply with quote

I noticed this even that the tops of a few of my leeks are damged, looks almost like something chewed on them....same thing happened some of my onions.

Forgot to take a photo....but any ideas what could do this?
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 18, 2016 7:03 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Could be rust
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 18, 2016 9:11 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Chewed as in holes in the leaves?
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 18, 2016 12:10 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Didnt read the post properly, Chewded could be anything from the dog to Pigeons
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 20, 2016 2:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

See Some phots of what I mean.


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PostPosted: Sat Aug 20, 2016 7:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Rabbits ?
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 20, 2016 8:08 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

That is my suspicion. There used to be a few in the garden but i havent seen any in over a year.

Must just have got better at hidding
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 21, 2016 7:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Oryctolagus cuniculus
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 21, 2016 11:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I thought rabbits ate carrots, a la Beatrix Potter, Peter and all!
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 22, 2016 7:06 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

http://www.onlinerabbitcare.com/can-rabbits-eat-leeks/

How about this. if you catch the little guy.
https://thegarumfactory.net/2015/04/10/mustard-braised-rabbit-with-leeks-peas-and-radishes/
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