Getting Rid of Bugs on House Plants

To get rid of any kind of bugs on house plants use regular dish soap and warm water. Spray on leaves and the top of soil 1-3 times per week and you will be bug free. It also leaves the foliage looking dust free and happy! For really pesky bugs use warm water and a pinch or 2 of tobacco that you let sit in the sun for 2 weeks in a pop bottle with lid. Apply in regular spray bottle and bam gone!

Ad



By Stardaze from Buffalo NY

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Anonymous
January 11, 20160 found this helpful

tank you I am going to try this

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
October 23, 20160 found this helpful

How much soap to water?

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
June 19, 20180 found this helpful

Any kind of bug infestation 1st line of defense I go for the dish soap. Sadly it never works. Maybe to weak? Well i kept making it stronger till I got to the point of using it undilluted. The bugs lived and the plant almost died. I don't want to use poisons. Usually i end up manually debugging it and the survival rate for the plant is grim. So frustrating!

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
Ad

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
In This Guide
Categories
Home and Garden Gardening House PlantsFebruary 23, 2006
Guides
More
💘
Valentine's Ideas!
🍀
St. Patrick's Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Instagram
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Better LivingBudget & FinanceBusiness and LegalComputersConsumer AdviceCraftsEducationEntertainmentFood and RecipesHealth & BeautyHolidays and PartiesHome and GardenMake Your OwnOrganizingParentingPetsPhotosTravel and RecreationWeddings
Published by ThriftyFun.

Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2019 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Generated 2019/01/22 21:37:40 in 1 secs. ⛅️️
Loading Something Awesome!