Insecticidal Soap Soup for Bugs

Pam Ellingson

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@wmnofoz

Here is another simple natural bug killer for aphids, mealybugs, spidermites and whiteflies on your plants.


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Serves:

lots of bugs

Prep:

5 Min

Method:

No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

1 Tbsp
unscented or peppermint pure castile soap
water
1 to 2 pinch
cayenne pepper or ground cinnamon, or powdered garlic

Directions Step-By-Step

1
The gentle vegetable oil-based soap makes a gentle and effective insecticidal spray for the garden. Fill a spray bottle with water and add a tablespoon of shaved unscented or peppermint castile soap and a pinch of either cayenne pepper, cinnamon or powdered garlic.
2
This mixture will kill aphids, mealybugs, whiteflies and spider mites.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Soaps, Other Non-Edibles
Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy