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Q.I Am Spraying My Plants With Neem Oil, Soap And Water. I Have A Mess Of Japanese And Cucumber Beetles. I Will Also Be Spraying T

Zone K0M 2K0 | Anonymous added on July 24, 2021 | Answered

he plants with food. Does it matter which I spray first and how many days apart? Japanese beetle, cucumber beetles and neem oil.

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Answered on August 13, 2021

No, but do follow the instructions on the Neem oil. It can cause worse damage than the pest you are treating for if the instructions aren't followed very carefully.


This article will explain about using Azadirachtin, which is the active ingredient in Neem oil. It is a little more forgiving:


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