social

Colorado Potato Beetle Spray

If you have problems with the Colorado Potato Beetle, this is the recipe for you.

  • 6 tea bags to 1 pint of water
  • 1 cup camomile tea
  • 1 cup tobacco juice (see below)
  • Advertisement

  • 1 cup antiseptic mouth wash

Combine the above ingredients and put in sprayer and spray onto plants. This works well. Apply liberally and repeat often as necessary.

Tobacco juice - combine a couple of dried tobacco leaves in 1/2 gallon of water. Bring to a boil and let stand until cool. Strain to use as tobacco juice.

Source: My brother-in-law

By Beth from Bloomfield, IN

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

October 13, 20220 found this helpful

Is there an alternative option for those of us who do not have a couple of tobacco leaves laying around?

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

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

In This Page
Categories
Home and Garden Gardening Pest ControlOctober 27, 2008
Pages
More
🎃
Halloween Ideas!
🍂
Thanksgiving Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Instagram
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Better LivingBudget & FinanceBusiness and LegalComputersConsumer AdviceCoronavirusCraftsEducationEntertainmentFood and RecipesHealth & BeautyHolidays and PartiesHome and GardenMake Your OwnOrganizingParentingPetsPhotosTravel and RecreationWeddings
Published by ThriftyFun.
Desktop Page | View Mobile
Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us
Generated 2022-10-16 12:41:42 in 829 msecs. ⛅️️
© 1997-2022 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
https://www.thriftyfun.com/tf53683889.tip.html