How do you control aphids from collecting in my house?

Answer [1] Don't kill beneficial insects, such as ladybugs and praying mantids, that eat aphids. [2] Use pyrethrin, which is an organic control that's made from chrysanthemum. It can be used, safely, both... Read More »

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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 »

How to Control Aphids?

Aphid infestations can destroy an entire plant, and if left untreated, they can spread to surrounding plants, as well. These pests suck out plant sap, damaging leaves, stems, and flowers in the pro... Read More »

How do I use household dish soap to control aphids?

Prepare SprayMix one part liquid dish soap with four parts cold water in a small bowl. Stir the soap slowly to minimize foaming. Pour the soap mixture into a clean, empty spray bottle.Spray AphidsS... Read More »

Can you use ladybugs to eat aphids on a house plant?

actually both adult and larvae eat aphids along with other insects and insect eggs. The problem with them aiding with house plants is that the inside of home usually has very low humidity, too low ... Read More »