Insect Pest Control
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Aphids

Zone 4573 | [email protected] added on October 25, 2017 | Answered

Will Yates pyrethrum get rid of aphids?

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    BushDoctor
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    Answered on October 27, 2017

    This should do the trick. For harder to treat infections, there many other methods available. For more information on insect pest control refer to this article: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/special/organic/natural-home-pesticides-organic-garden-pest-control.htm

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    MichiganDot
    Answered on October 27, 2017

    Pyrethrum will kill aphids; however, even the Will Yates website recommends an insecticidal soap spray. Pyrethrum adversely affects beneficial insects and is best left for difficult to control bugs. Here is an article that discusses insecticidal soap and how to make your own. https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/homemade-soap-spray.htm

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