Natural bug spray for the garden. 1 gallon of water 2 cups of Dawn soap 2 cups of plain listerine type mouthwash 1 tsp cayenne pepper Mix together, put in a spray bottle. 10 Steps to Organic Gardening - Avah Ham: 10 short/ easy Steps to Organic Gardening
kills the weeds/stray grass One gallon of APPLE CIDER VINEGAR, c table salt, 1 tsp Dawn. Mix and pour into a smaller spray bottle. (you can purchase 3 gallon size Apple Cider Vinegar in the canning section of a good hardware store - cheap!
Mosquitos hate the smell of garlic more than anything and will do anything to escape the smell. Works for 3 months. Buy the biggest jar of garlic that you can find and sprinkle it around the yard. Even poor out the “garlic water” close to the back door.
Gallon of water, 1 chopped onion add to gal of water. let it sit under the sun for and spray it over your veg plants, n flowers to keep bugs from eating the leaves. (I read this in magazine from old sturbridge village. Cant recall what year.
The best way of getting rid of mosquitoes is Listerine, the original medicinal type. The Dollar Store-type works, too. spray the lawn and deck floor with Listerine, used it around my seat whenever I saw mosquitoes. And voila!
I may have to try this ***Homemade MIRACLE GROW*** : 1 gallon of water, 1 tbsp epsom salt, 1 tsp baking soda, tsp of Household ammonia. Mix all ingredients together and use once a month on your plants.