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Plants to thwart slugs and snails

Duration: 06:08

The warm wet summer has seen a sharp rise in slug and snail activity in our gardens. If your prize hostas have been reduced to tattered ribbons then Carol Klein, at her garden in Devon, gives us some useful planting suggestions that will hopefully curtail their destructive activities.

Available since: Fri 10 Aug 2012

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Gardeners' World 2012, Episode 18

18/31 Monty Don has some tips for a healthy pond. Carol Klein takes on slugs and snails.

First broadcast: 10 Aug 2012

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