Simon7 Forum Contributions Fruit fly control - Hi Amanda,
Thank you for your reply.
The pumpkin are about the size of squash ball/tomato when they fall off the plant.
Yes, plenty of bees doing their business.
No problem with cold, it's quite warm in South East Qeensland.
The vaseline..3605 days 15hrs Fruit fly control - Since moving to SE QLD, I have only managed to grow 1 pumpkin to maturity.
I have tried netting the fruit, yeast traps and Eco-naturalure, all without results. I presume that the culprit is Cucumber Fly, as the pumpkin rots and falls off even when netted..3629 days 17hrs