Natural repellants and fungicides for plants

natural fungicide

Fungi are very common, especially if you live in a humid place as it is the ideal climate for them to proliferate, affecting plants and causing diseases. The same goes for many pests and insects.

You can use a repellent or chemical fungicide to attack plant pests and fungi, but my recommendation is to try natural products as they are less harmful when it comes to affecting the overall health of the plant. Chemical fungicides can weaken the defenses of plants, not the ecological ones, which also do not harm the environment.

There are many homemade repellants and fungicides and ecological that you can design yourself using products that are inexpensive and within easy reach.

Everyday products

For, eliminate aphids, mites and mealybugs purchase paraffin oil and mix 10 cc in 10 liters of water. Then apply it and you will eliminate them quickly as the oil prevents the insects from breathing.
Also close at hand, garlic it does wonders for your plants by killing mites and aphids as well as bacteria. Mixed with water – at a rate of 10 g per liter – it is a very effective household repellent.



If you detect the disease of Powdery mildew, buy sulfur micronized and mix 80 grams in 10 liters of water or sprinkle it on the affected plant. The sodium bicarbonate It is another great product for attacking pests and plant diseases. We have already talked about its powers so do not forget to use it in cases of powdery mildew, mildew or Anthracnose.

Repellent plants

Other effective remedy against aphids, mites, and mealybug is Wormwood. You just have to leave the plant and then mix 30 grams in 1 liter of water. Let stand and filter and then spray the affected plant. This solution is also very effective if you detect the presence of ants.

Following this natural line, if you want to have a repellent always at hand, grow nettle as this plant helps to eliminate red spider mites and aphids. You can prepare an ecological repellent by mixing 500 g of dried nettles in 20 liters of water and leaving it to marinate for 15 days and then filter. When you need a repellent, mix one liter of the fermented nettles in two liters of water.



Natural repellants and fungicides for plants

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