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 Garlic Clove, Sprays Bottle, Windows Boxes, One Teaspoon, Pest Sprays, Peel Onions, Cayenne Peppers, Peel Garlic, Window Boxes
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A recipe for a home remedy to get rid of aphids 1 cup vegetable or white mineral oil 2 cups water 2 teaspoons dish soap (without bleach) or Murphy’s soap Spray this homemade aphid control mixture on the aphids every few days until the aphids recede. This home remedy to get rid of aphids will suffocate the aphids. Make sure that plants that are treated with this solution are keptout of direct sunlight as the oil may magnify the sunlight and burn the plants.