Camellia and crimson rosella

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Subject: Camellia and crimson rosella
From: Elizabeth Compston <>
Date: Wed, 25 Jul 2018 04:23:25 +0000
We have a large camellia, about 30–40 metres high and about 40 years old in our 
garden.  It has flowered beautifully until the crimson rosellas decided that 
the buds were a tasty morsel.  I am not sure whether they are desicating the 
whole of the bud, or just the outer petals.  Has anyone else had this problem?  
The birds are not touching any other camellias, which are not as tall or as old 
as the one that is in trouble.

A net would be a lot of trouble and not very attractive just outside the from 

Elizabeth Compston

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