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How do I get rid of the slugs eating my flowers?

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avoid pesticides. place jar lids filled with beer. they are attracted to the smell. they drink it and die. they will be gone in 2 weeks

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do they drink themselves to death?
2 weeks? wow I'll go buy the beer later today.
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Actually, they don't drink it. They are attracted to the smell and they crawl into it and drown.
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your trying to kill them not get them drunk
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yea what he said
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Yes this works. I have tried it with very good results
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Get a good pesticide and spay on the flowers and on the garden, this way, you will kill the slugs or the insects or worms that are eating your flowers.They will not be able to breed so you will get rid of them completely. If you find any slugs, spay on them directly especially at night when they are out eating.

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kill it

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kick em off

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If you pour salt on them they will die. The salt sucks all the moisture out of them and they will dehydrate really fast.
Might make a good you tube video.

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i'll see if I find the nasty things....
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they aint nasty their gods creatures
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beer dude

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For slugs you can get "SlugX" i think thats what its called and for other animals you can put traps down.

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Place a pan or bowl in the ground with it's lip at ground level. As others have suggested, pour beer into the pan or bowl. Where there are slugs there are moles; however, to my knowledge, moles do not drink beer and present a different problem. Empty the dead beer and slugs in the morning and refill. You will be surprised at how well this works.

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backyard gardening on fb has a recipe for a spray for slugs. Its mainly vinegar I think.

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Salt!!
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Salt will dry them out and is cheaper than beer ;)

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Get a spray and spray it around your plants. It most likely will be gone, it worked for me in my garden.

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TAble salt will kill slugs instantly. pour it on them. Soapy spray will kill most bugs and does not hurt the plants. I used laundry water (no bleach or oxiclean) on my plants during the draught. Did not hurt the plants at all.

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Whatever works for you) 1 - Beer 2 - salt 3 - spray 4 - vinegar 5 - NOTHING

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Beer in a shallow dish is good, or add crushed egg shells to the soil.
They don't survive the sharp edges.

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egg shells! yes! I have finished my battle zone
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One part water to three part white vinegar in a spray bottle , works great! I use it at night. They tend to come out in the evening for moisture

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To get rid of slugs that's been eating your flowers, you would either have to remove them manually of use agents to kill them. A strong saline solution, as well as pesticides, can be sprayed on them. Crushed egg shells laid on soil or grass beneath your flowers can also do serious damage to slugs.

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