Q. You've helped
me in the past and I need your help again - every year I have a big
problem with bugs on my flowers and some of them also get covered
with a white substance. It makes the plants look bad so I was
wondering if there is anything I can do now to prevent these
problems. Thank you in advance for any recommendations you have.
I'm glad you submitted your question now, at the beginning of the
season, so I can help you practice preventative medicine so you won't
have problems later on, although my recommendation would get rid of
the problems at any time.
At this time of year I begin a regular preventative-spraying program.
I use a special formulation of Neem Oil
and what I like about it is you don't have to know what the problem
is, since Neem Oil probably controls
it. The Neem Oil I use is an
organic, three-in-one treatment that works on everything - all sorts
of insects, diseases, and mites.
Made from the seeds of the Neem tree that grows in India, this
amazing all-natural spray is an insecticide, fungicide, and miticide
all in one. It can be used on all plants including roses, perennials,
annuals, trees, shrubs, flowers, fruits, vegetables, and house
plants. It controls all stages of insects (adult, larvae, and egg).
It acts as a growth regulator, antifeedant, repellent, and conta