Jun 14, 2005
An environmentally friendly recipe for repelling pesky insects. Most effective against cabbage lopers, aphids and thrips. Recipe from The Charlotte Observer.
3 cups (change servings and units)
- 1 tablespoon liquid dish soap
- 3-4 garlic cloves, mashed
- 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper
- 1 teaspoon black pepper
- 1 pinch salt
- 3 cups water
1Combine all ingredients.
2Mix and strain.
3Place mixture into water and stir.
4Pour Bug Repellent into a spray bottle.
5Use as needed in vegetable or flower gardens.