• Oily Garden Repellent

    Oily Garden Repellent

    1/4 cup garlic
    2 teaspoons mineral oil
    2 cups water
    1 ounce oil-based soap (Palmolive works well)

    Combine garlic and 1/4 c. of water in a blender until smooth. Strain (a nylon sock works well), and scrape into a mason jar. Add remaining ingredients. Cap and shake well.

    To use: spritz blend on foliage, as well as roots in the early morning hours when it's a bit cooler outside. Wait 12 hours before watering.

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      ramona1966 -
      Could you please tell me what does the oily garden repellent repel?


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