Insect Pest Control
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Overwhelming Aphids

Zone Stockton, CA 95205 | ANDISTARBUCK added on February 26, 2018 | Answered

I'm trying to find out how to beat the aphids on my Monarch attracting plant, cant remember the name, I've tried the hosing off and it just doesn't work. I just can't stay ahead of them.

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BushDoctor
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Answered on February 27, 2018

My suggestion would be to use neem oil. This should be applied OUT of direct sunlight to avoid burning, though. Here is a collection of articles for more information on making your own pesticides, and other helpful articles: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/special/organic/

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