insecticidal soap soup for bugs

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a recipe by
Pam Ellingson
Wichita, KS

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 time 5 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For insecticidal soap soup for bugs

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

How To Make insecticidal soap soup for bugs

  • 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.
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    This mixture will kill aphids, mealybugs, whiteflies and spider mites.