This solution based on neem oil prevents the development of larvae, repels aphids, mites and various bugs. It can be used both preventively and as a treatment in the flower garden and in the ecological vegetable garden.
|Neem oil||10 gr (1,5 spoons)|
|Liquid Castile soap base, neutral||15 gr (2 spoons)|
|Lukewarm water (~ 50° C)||1 L|
Add the neem oil and soap base to the bottle and shake vigorously until a white mixture results.
Fill the bottle with warm water.
Recommended container: 1 L bottle with trigger pump
The solution obtained is recommended to be used immediately after preparation. If the treatment is repeated, it will be prepared fresh each time, the amount in the recipe or adapted as needed.
It is applied by spraying, abundantly, both on the front, back and petiole of the leaves, and on the ground.
Treatment with this preparation is not instantaneous. Its effects can be seen in a few days. It is recommended to repeat the treatment at an interval of 7-10 days to keep the pests at bay. Spraying with this solution based on neem oil prevents the development of larvae, repels aphids, mites and various bugs. The solution does not affect butterflies, ladybugs or bees.
Due to the minimal amount of soap used to incorporate the oily ingredients into the water, the formula is biphasic and separates over time. The bottle should be shaken well before application.
It is recommended to use the solution immediately after preparation. In case of a surplus left after use, the solution can be stored in the refrigerator for a few days.
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