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

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.

One part milk and 2 parts water in a spray bottle should wipe out blackspot.

the world's most perfect fertilizer + pesticide is epsom salt. This is so true- every other week- 1 gallon of water, 1 TBSP of miracle grow and 3 TBSP of epsom salt- I promise a great garden all season. Hmmm, I really should try this.

A DIY Organic Garden Insect Spray That Works

DIY homemade weed killer 1 gallon of white vinegar 1/2 cup salt Liquid dish soap (any brand) Empty spray bottle Put salt in the empty spray bottle and fill it the rest of the way up with white vinegar. Add a squirt of liquid dish soap. This solution works best if you use it on a hot day. Spray it on the weeds in the morning, and as it heats up it will do its work.

Mix a cup of Listerine in a gallon of water and spray on plants, stems and fruit. It repels Aphids and other insects.

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Organic aphid killer/repellant. Hopefully there is still hope for my plants

6 oz caster oil, 2 tbsp murphy's oil soap per gallon of water for the concentrate. Further dilute one ounce per gallon for mole repellant. Reapply after watering or rain. I've read you can add cayenne pepper as well.

Outdoor use. flies HATE pine-sol. "I mix it with water, about 50/50 and put it in a spray bottle. Use to wipe counters or spray on the porch and patio table and furniture Drives them away!"

Natural tick deterrent for human usage - 1 part tea tree oil to 2 parts water in a spray bottle. Spray it on shoes, socks or pant cuffs. This is good to know!

Wasp trap - mix vinegar, sugar and salt in bottom of soda bottle with top inverted to trap wasps... See site for specifics

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Irish Spring and a cheese grater. Apparently squirrels hate the smell of the soap, so they'll stay out of your garden. as well as deer and mice.

Natural Methods to Deter Garden Bugs and Pests

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Sprout is a concept that helps home gardeners, repurpose empty milk jugs as watering cans. It takes advantage of what you already have in a milk jug, which is a handle, a gallon’s worth of water capacity and with the addition of “Sprout”, you will have an evenly spaced flow of water. Concept by Evan Gant of Altitude. (Available at Target)

Hang imitation wasp nests to deter wasps from building nests nearby. Might be worth a try.

How to Mix Rabbit Deterrent: crushed cayenne pepper, hot sauce, dish soap in a spray bottle. Spray on perimeter of garden.