Chipmunks or Squirrels

wantoretire_didJune 13, 2012

Chomping off entire buds of Oriental lillies? They are disappearing!!!

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penny1947(z6 WNY)

I have the same problem with voles so I surround my plants with hardware cloth cages.

    Bookmark   June 14, 2012 at 6:25AM
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mad_gallica(zone 5 - eastern New York)

Deer.

    Bookmark   June 15, 2012 at 8:46AM
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wantoretire_did

Oddly enough, a smaller species of the Oriental Lillies has no damage at all. No deer here in our 55+ mobile home park. The squirrels and chipmunks wouldn't allow it LOL. I think a rabbit might be eating one of the hostas.

Hard to believe the difference in wildlife activity from 4 miles away where we lived for 8 years before moving here 2 years ago.

    Bookmark   June 23, 2012 at 5:28AM
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MsKitty31(4)

I live in Fowler and the chipmunks massed produced this year! The rabbits are worse too. Invisible Fence works great for the bunnies but it stinks to high heaven when you first spray it...the smell keeps them away. I have been live trapping the chipmunks and red squirrels and taking them elsewhere.

    Bookmark   August 15, 2012 at 12:55PM
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