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Have you ever wondered, “What do butterflies eat?” Have you ever been curious about which local butterflies you can find in your own backyard? - My Secret Garden

23 Butterflies of North America And the Flowers They Love

Have you ever wondered, “What do butterflies eat?” Have you ever been curious about which local butterflies you can find in your own backyard? ...

Some examples of flowers that butterflies like are cosmos Queen Annes lace zinnia butterfly weed coneflowers New England asters spearmint milkweed yarrow phlox ironweed t.

Butterfly Garden Poster

Butterfly Garden Poster

to make and use, homemade garlic-mint garden insect spray was tested on bad. Easy to make and use, homemade garlic-mint garden insect spray was tested on bad. Easy to make and use, homemade garlic-mint garden insect spray was tested on bad.

Homemade Garlic-Mint Garden Insect Spray (that really works!!) | An Oregon Cottage

Easy to make and use, homemade garlic-mint garden insect spray was tested on badly attacked basil plants & a vine and worked with only 2 applications!

There are Japanese beetle traps, ant traps and roach “motels.” So why not stink bug traps?

Stink bugs bothering you? Delaware Twp. man invents a trap you can make

George Pacciello/staff photographerJody Williams of Delaware Township puts together his stink bug trap, made of cardboard and wood. DELAWARE TWP. — There are Japanese beetle traps, ant traps and roach “motels.” So why not stink bug traps? That’s what Jody...

Outstanding Grow Like A Pro With These Organic Gardening Tips Ideas. All Time Best Grow Like A Pro With These Organic Gardening Tips Ideas.

Each time you crack an egg open, instead of tossing the shell into the trash, drop it into an open container that you keep in the fridge. (I’ve always saved my shells, but my friend Susan suggested keeping them in the fridge – works beautifully.) When the container is full, crush the shells into small bits and sprinkle them around the base of your plants. The sharp eggshells will deter slugs, snails, and other bugs from nibbling on your garden and add a touch of calcium to the soil.

Always looking for safe ideas to stop garden pests. Sprinkle Baking Soda on Cabbages (and other Brassicas) to Thwart Caterpillars If those small green cabbage worms have been making Swiss cheese of your cabbage, broccoli, and kale plants, try this trick

Controlling Cabbage Worms

35 Pest and Disease Remedies - Fine Gardening Article

Easy to DIY ladybug feeders. Bait bamboo with a raisin to lure them to your garden. Ladybugs are great for eating garden pests! The best ladybug species for the garden are Hippodamia Convergens. (diy butterfly how to make)

Ladybug Feeder | Buy from Gardener's Supply

Gardener's Supply Ladybug Feeder | Buy this natural bamboo feeding station. One ladybug can eat dozens of aphids a day, seeking them out wherever they hide

I want Lady bugs in my yard! Lady bugs are a natural pest control. Keep more of them around by filling a' long tube with sticks. The lady bugs will make it their home and watch over your garden.

Protecting Squash Plants from Squash Vine Borers (my arch nemesis) - panty hose & tin foil! Who knew?

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Soapy water can help eliminate pests. A comment: When the going gets tough, add some Listerine type mouth wash and a bit of water that chewing tobacco has been soaked in. This mix can defeat - of the pests: slugs, snails and rabbits hate the taste of it.

spider mites must die

One of the most annoying problems the Knight has faced in the Cottage Garden is spider mites. The chemicals farmers used to use for these sorts of pests are no longer available, and besides, we wan…

Great ideas for natural gardening remedies. Simple solutions to common garden problems - 35 natural remedies

Alliums- Helps repel slugs, aphids, carrot flies, cabbage worms and other pests… Flower Garden, Purple Flowers, Pretty Flowers, Planting Flowers, Plants, Garden, Beautiful Blooms, Beautiful Flowers, Perennials

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Rutgers There is nothing better than picking a nice ripe tomato from your own garden! Aside from the satisfaction that one gets from growing tomatoes in their own garden, the taste is undeniable.

Pinner says, "Bee Balm (Bergamot) improves tomato growth & flavor & attracts bees. Borage tends to strengthen growth & flavor in vegetables & discourages tomato hornworms & cabbage worms. Petunias repel the asparagus beetle, leafhoppers, certain aphids & tomato worms. (Plant them near tomatoes & throughout the garden.) Tomatoes like asparagus, Basil, Bee Balm, Borage, carrots, cucumbers, onions, Parsley & Petunias. They don’t like potatoes and members of the cabbage family. "