Insect Pest Control

How to Kill Plant Scale


Anonymous added on August 22, 2011 | Answered

How to kill plant scale?


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Nikki
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on August 23, 2011

Scale can be dealt with, no problem. You can use these ingredients together to try to get rid of them (though the alcohol may hurt the plant, so it is best to leave it out). Here is the proper mix: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/problems/pests/how-to-make-white-oil-for-an-insecticide.htm

You may also want to consider neem oil. It is very effective against scale and is harmless to people and pets. You can learn more here: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/neem-oil-uses.htm

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