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    organic "pest" control for your garden plants

  • Marina

    Extensive List of Organic Garden Pest Control Remedies

  • Qait Qait

    Homemade Bug Spray (and extensive list of other organic pest control remedies)

  • L. Branson

    Extensive List of Organic Pest Control Remedies List compiled by Australian Organic Gardening ORGANIC BUG SPRAY FROM ONION SCRAPS You can make your own organic bug spray from kitchen leftovers! Simply save your onion skins, peels and ends then refrigerate in an empty margarine-sized tub or ziplock bag until the container is full. Once you have enough, place the onion pieces in a pail and fill with warm water. Soak for a few days, up to a week. You can keep this on the patio in the sun t

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DIY Garden Bug Spray If you have an issue with bugs eating your plants in the garden, here is a DIY Garden Bug Spray you can try to get rid of the pests. Put 2 cups of onion skins in a container. Add 4 cups of boiling water. Cover and let soak for about 3-4 days. Then remove the onion skins and pour water into a spray bottle. Shake well and spray both sides of the plant leaves.

Natural Pest Repellent-Keep slugs and aphids away from window boxes with a homemade, nonchemical pest spray. Place one peeled onion, two peeled garlic cloves, and one teaspoon cayenne pepper in the jar of a blender. Add three cups of water, and blend until smooth. Let the mixture sit overnight, strain the liquid into a spray bottle, and coat plants generously. The solution will keep, refrigerated in the bottle, for up to one week. from Martha Stewart Living

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"Aspirin is the remedy for fungal plant problems, Black spot, powdery mildew, and rust are a terrible trio of fungi, which can attack and destroy your plants. Scientists have found that two uncoated aspirin tablets (325 milligrams each) dissolved in 1 quart of water and used as a foliar spray can thwart these diseases."

Mix one teaspoon of liquid dishwashing detergent with one cup of vegetable oil. Shake vigorously to emulsify and add to a quart of tap water. Use at 10-day intervals as an all-purpose spray for white flies, spider mites, aphids, and various insects on carrots, celery, cucumbers, eggplants, peppers, and others. We've used it on evergreens and other ornamentals. Note: Test on a single plant first, because it may cause tip burn. This is a contact insecticide, so spray mix directly on the pest.

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