Environmesh tunnel kit
Butterfly Netting is the ideal solution to protect your fruit and vegetable crop from birds and cabbage white butterflies from laying eggs.
The benefit of using butterfly netting is it protects your crop without harming wildlife. It is also used in covering ponds to protect from debris or Herons.
If you are growing crops that need pollinating, you will need to remove the netting during flowering or alternatively use bird netting.
Butterfly netting is is made from UV stabilised, high-density polyethylene and has a plastic feel. Its 7mm x 7mm mesh
Butterfly netting is a lightweight, strong and very durable "Mini-Mesh" netting. By using this protection netting, it will protect your crops against birds. It can also protect your pond from debris, and provide protection against Herons.
You may use butterfly netting to cover your seedlings and new plants, incuding newly seeded lawns to protect it against birds and also cats as both can cause damage to your crops.
It is advisable to use butterfly netting to cover soft fruit in order for the birds not to damage the plants.
You can use protection netting over fleece to protect against larger animals such as birds, in order to reduce 'blowing' under windy conditions.
Butterfly protection netting is even light enough to be used over crops without any other support needed, and furthermore, it is strong enough to be used to cover frames and cages, or cloches.