Latest topics» Mirrors in the Garden
by plantoid Today at 5:38 am
» N & C Midwest: March 2017 Brink of Spring
by sanderson Today at 3:54 am
» Medical Herbs
by sanderson Today at 3:52 am
» Hello from Richmond
by sanderson Today at 3:36 am
» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by sanderson Today at 3:19 am
» New from OK City
by sanderson Today at 3:18 am
» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing in March 2017
by sanderson Today at 3:05 am
» Hello all
by sanderson Today at 2:59 am
» March: What to plant in Northern California and Central Valley areas
by BeetlesPerSqFt Yesterday at 10:46 pm
» Double layer weed cloth/landscape fabric?
by phoeg Yesterday at 10:24 pm
» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by donnainzone5 Yesterday at 10:09 pm
» Hello from Southeast Michigan!
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 10:09 pm
» Dragon Fruit!
by sanderson Yesterday at 9:57 pm
» Friend or foe?
by sanderson Yesterday at 9:45 pm
» 2017 SFG in Brooks, Ga
by yolos Yesterday at 3:38 pm
» Nomadic’s Diary - An Italian SFG Orto/Vegetable Garden
by sanderson Yesterday at 1:41 pm
by CapeCoddess Yesterday at 10:25 am
» Bryan Greenbeard of Minnesota's 2017 Plans
by BeetlesPerSqFt Yesterday at 10:08 am
» Anyone in SE Idaho or near by?
by BeetlesPerSqFt Yesterday at 9:56 am
» Making Smoothies
by RoOsTeR Yesterday at 9:03 am
» 1st SFG Plan - Any thoughts?
by AtlantaMarie Yesterday at 8:11 am
» It's Fertilizer Time; Fruit Trees Down South!
by sanderson Yesterday at 1:10 am
» Senseless Banter...
by sanderson Yesterday at 1:08 am
» New For 2017
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 12:39 am
» Hello from MN
by ralitaco 3/26/2017, 11:40 pm
» New England March 2017
by Scorpio Rising 3/26/2017, 7:27 pm
» Raised beds already made.
by jimmy cee 3/26/2017, 9:32 am
» GF Books
by CapeCoddess 3/26/2017, 7:16 am
» Rolling Boxes
by sanderson 3/26/2017, 4:36 am
» Need another type of compost.
by ralitaco 3/25/2017, 8:56 pm
Was messing around this morning, training my cukes up the trellis when I noticed these critters on the underside of one leaf. They were only on one leaf of one plant out of 4 in my box. What are they, are they harmful, and how can I get rid of them if need be?
- Posts : 5
Join date : 2012-03-05
Location : SE North Carolina
Yup, you've got some aphids on your cukes. I've had good luck with just spraying them off, if they keep coming back, mix a few drops of dish soap in a gallon of water and spray it on the plants.
- Posts : 96
Join date : 2011-03-20
Age : 31
Location : Delaware, Ohio
I've ordered the predatory wasps from Arbico for several years (Arbico.com), and they offer lady bugs and several other beneficial insects. Looks like ladybugs are 1500 for $12.95. I really like dealing with that company.
- Posts : 82
Join date : 2012-02-06
Location : Cleburne, TX zone 8a
Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum