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My Natural Garden Pest Control

Natural Pest Control

We are starting our round up of homemade garden pest control sprays with this amazing all-purpose all-natural insect pest spray that is so easy to be made! Here is what you’ll need in order to prepare it: one garlic bulb one small onion one teaspoon cayenne pepper dissolved in one quart of water one teaspoon liquid dish soap

How to get rid of Japanese beetles naturally. Just plant some plants that repel them: catnip, rue, larkspur, cloves, garlic, tansy, and geranium.

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23 Diagrams That Make Gardening So Much Easier

Keep plants pest and pesticide free using these natural sprays.

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Make Your Own Organic Oil Soap Garden Spray

Fight ugly powdery mildew in your garden with this homemade organic fungicide that's cheap, green, and safe!

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Creating a Buried Pot Garden

Submerge pots to control growth of spreading plants/herbs. Wish the people who lived here before me had done that with the mint...

These beautiful flowers can actually help repel insect and soil pests, with an added bonus of creating a colorful focal point to your vegetable garden! Petunias, nasturtiums, chrysanthemums, geraniums, marigolds, and dahlias can all contribute to your vegetable garden health!

Each time you crack an egg open, instead of tossing the shell into the trash, drop it into an open container that you keep in the fridge. When the container is full, crush the shells into small bits and sprinkle them around the base of your plants. The sharp eggshells will deter slugs, snails, and other bugs from nibbling on your garden and add a touch of calcium to the soil.

Wagon Wheel as Trellis / Garden Art by OSU Master Gardener, via Flickr ~ I love this idea, re-purposing items as lovely as this is much better than tossing them!