Ever heard of a pyrethrum spray? A natural pyrethrum bug spray comes from the dried blossoms of white daisies, Tanacetum cinerariifolium. The insecticidal activity of this potent organic compound targets an insect’s nervous system, paralyzing (on contact), thus
If you grow plants, ornamental trees, shrubs, vegetables and houseplants, you’ll likely encounter: Powdery Mildew Blossom-end rot Leaf infection Wilting and somewhere down the line root rot. So, what causes
The figeater beetle (Cotinis mutabilis) with common names ‘green fruit beetles’ or ‘fig beetles’ are a Southwestern United States species. They have distinctive color patterns, are big in size, and are famous for their loud buzzing sound.
Cyclamen Mites, belonging to the Tarsonemidae family and known by their scientific name Phytonemus pallidus (Banks), are one of the most harmful pests causing damage to foliage, buds, and blooms of various
Garden Slugs, are one of those difficult pests in the garden. They attack: Cabbage Carrots Turnip Lettuce Tomatoes Strawberries … and many other vegetables and flowers. Garden cleanliness and chemicals