Why does cedar repel silverfish?

Answer Aromatic Eastern red cedar has been proven to repel silverfish, roaches and moths. It provides a safe, nontoxic alternative to traditional pesticides.How Cedar WorksCedar works on pheromone (odor)-... Read More »

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Does cedar oil repel ticks?

According to a report released by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry in 2007, the active biological ingredients in cedarwood oil repel some species of ticks and kill other specie... Read More »

Does red cedar mulch repel termites?

Red cedar mulch, like other cedar mulches, does not have the ability to repel termites. Tests conducted by the city of Guelph in Ontario, Canada concluded in 2008 that any mulch containing wood chi... Read More »

How far do I plant my apple tree from cedar trees to keep cedar blotch from happening?

If no chemical control will be used, apple trees should be planted 4 to 5 miles away from all cedar trees to ensure cedar apple rust and necrotic leaf blotch don't occur. Even with the aid of chemi... Read More »

How Far Do I Plant My Apple Tree From Cedar Trees to Keep Cedar Blotch From Happening?

Homeowners growing apple trees and cedar trees on their property may want to reconsider one of the two types of trees. Apples and cedars must be spaced far apart to prevent cedar blotch cross conta... Read More »