Aphids in Bean Plants?

Answer Aphids are soft-bodied insects that suck the sap from their host plant. There are numerous varieties of the pest, and some are host-specific. Aphid eating behavior rarely kills a plant, but in larg... Read More »

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Blueberry Plants & Aphids?

Blueberry aphids (Illinoia pepperi) not only suck the sap from blueberry bushes, but the aphid is also a vector for the shoestring virus, which causes poor plant growth and reduces fruit yield. Sym... Read More »

How to Use Plants to Discourage Aphids?

If you are tired of aphids and you're not so keen on having to get out and spray them all the time, there is an approach using plants that might serve your purposes. The idea is to plant species of... Read More »

How to Kill Aphids on Tomato Plants?

Insect predators in the garden can greatly reduce your tomato crop if left unchecked. Aphid infestations occur in most regions, though the severity of the problem varies by location. Aphids are sof... Read More »

Will lye soap control aphids on house plants?

Answer Try filling a spray bottle with water mixed with washing up liquid and spraying on the plant. Should shift the little blighters without harming the plant. You will maybe need to do this 2 or... Read More »