Homemade leaf miner spray is the best use in the garden because this will keep all the bugs, pest and fungus away from your vegetables. Using chemicals pesticides in the vegetable garden may pass through to your food, it is not a choice. Even though chemical pesticides kill bugs, things the naked eye don’t see is much scarier. Making your own homemade leaf miner spray is really good for your garden even if you are just starting out, because of its cheap easy, and no harm on vegetables.
We have in this article some recipes for homemade organic pesticides, the ingredients and how to make them.
1 tablespoon dishwashing liquid
1 garlic bulb
1 liter of water
1 medium to large onion
1 tablespoon of cayenne pepper
First, crush the garlic, chop the onion and add them together, add water and the cayenne pepper, after about 2hrs, add the dish liquid and mix properly. The organic pesticide is set to use.
In case you don’t like garlic or the smell of garlic the best way to get rid of bugs on your plants is to get some water from washing the dishes into a bucket, add 3 tablespoons of organic dishwashing liquid with 3.5 liters of water and spray on and around the plant. The bugs don’t like the taste of soup so they will avoid the plants altogether.
Nicotine has been used to kill insects because nicotine is toxic, spraying nicotine on your plants or in the garden with kill different kinds of insects, especially at caterpillars and aphids.
Get 3.5 liters of water
One cup of tobacco
Allow the mixture you stay all night, by morning you should have a brownish color, dilutes which water if it is dark color then spray on the plants. Avoid spraying on pepper and tomatoes because tobacco can kill them.
You can use the salt spray on spider mites.
Get 3.5 Liters of water, 2 tablespoons of salt.
Mix the two together and spray on the plant.
To make the mineral oil, mix 10 to 30 ml of high-grade oil with one liter of water. Spraying the mixture on your plants.
Mix some drops of citrus essential oil with one tablespoon cayenne pepper, and 1 cup of warm water. Mix properly then spray on plants.
Mix 3 tablespoon of organic castile soap, 1 ounce of orange oil, add in 3.5 liters of water, mix it properly then spray on plants.
Spray eucalyptus oil on the plants and all the insects will be gone.