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$1 solution for pests attacking a dozen plants

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$1 solution for pests attacking a dozen plants

Post  jkahn2eb on 9/16/2011, 2:36 pm

Bought a sleeve of big red plastic cups for $1 at Dollar Tree and a sleeve of blue cups.

I cut the bottom half off with scissors, buried the bottom rim of the cup and planted seeds or placed the cup around a small plant previously attacked.

Zero losses after a week. Going to expand this to flowers I seeded in the garden. Gone overnight without the cups.




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Re: $1 solution for pests attacking a dozen plants

Post  Denese on 9/16/2011, 3:57 pm

What a great idea, and I already have some cups!! Yay!! cheers

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Post  duhh on 9/16/2011, 5:04 pm

woohoo!! Glad this worked for you!

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Post  westx on 9/16/2011, 7:40 pm

Great ideal. Another thing that works if you have cut worms is to take a drinking straw and slit length wise and put it around the stem of you plants down to the root ball and to the bottom leaves of the plant.

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