javern(5a)June 9, 2010

Aphids really bad this year for me... its gonna be a battle. Ladybugs where are you!

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sirmatthew(4 - Iowa)

It's been so windy, but, I have used diatomaceous earth and the pest pistol on aphids with great success.

    Bookmark   June 16, 2010 at 9:28PM
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joycee_5b(OP KS)

A couple of tablespoons of dawn dishwashing liquid in a hose-end sprayer works great for me. I use it in my native butterfly bed.

    Bookmark   July 8, 2010 at 7:36PM
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