Will putting salt down to kill slugs harm the plants?

Answer Answer Use caution when using salt - it will kill any plants it touches (as well as the slugs). It is better to use a mixer of water and salt, or even seaweed spread and make a barrier around your... Read More »

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What is a natural pesticide to kill slugs and snails without harming plants?

Wood ash is not a good thing to put in your garden. Wood ash is highly alkaline. Small amounts can raise the pH level very quickly and you will have to work twice as hard to bring the pH level back... Read More »

Will the level of salt in a salt water pool harm birds and other animals that drink from it?

Answer No, animals will not be harmed by drinking water treated by a salt sanitization system.The amount of salt in a saltwater treated pool is very low (around 0.5%, which is one-half of one-perce... Read More »

Will the insecticide suspend kill slugs?

Suspend insecticide is a colorless and odorless insecticide that is not manufactured to kill slugs. Bait containing iron phosphate is a safe and effective way to kill common garden slugs.References... Read More »

When backwashing a salt water pool will the water kill plants and flowers?

Answer Ok, the answer is yes, depending on what plants you are talking about, if you are talking about epsom salts that is a good thing for some plants. Also magnesium, and try to direct your pool ... Read More »