Houseplant Problems
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cleaning plants before bringing indoors

Zone pennsylvania | barbaraled added on November 5, 2015 | Answered

I don't have access to a hose, so what can I use to be sure there are no bugs on my plants? What are some household items I can use to clean my plants before bringing them indoors?

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    Downtoearthdigs
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    Answered on November 7, 2015

    Use a spray bottle filled with water to rinse the leaves and plants.

    You also can treat plants with Neem Oil.

    Neem Oil is safe for people and pets and will take care of insects and fugus.

    Here is a link with more information.

    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/neem-oil-uses.htm

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