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Neem Oil

Posted by whizzer75 z7 Al (My Page) on
Sat, Aug 26, 06 at 9:04

What is the most economical brand of Neem Oil and where can I find it ??


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RE: Neem Oil

Just exactly what is neem oil and what does it do? I'm new to gardening and need help with tomatoes.
Thanks
Rick


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RE: Neem Oil

It is an organic fungicide, insecticide and miticide. For a complete description "Google" neem oil and you will find lots of information.
I'm using it for spider mites.


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RE: Neem Oil

Here are some brand names to google: Neem-Away, Shield All, Safer Bio-Neem, Green Light Rose Defense, Green Light Tomato & Vegetable Spray. Shield All is from www.gardensalive.com. The Safer Bio-Neem may be easily available at garden centers.
Good luck!


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I bought some yesterday to alternate every 7 days with kelthane for two spotted mites that are tearing me up..
THe guy said it blocks the breathing pores on the mites. I guess they use cell membranes to breath through and the neem oil blocks this.


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