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Aphids - Plant Lice

Tobacco dust is one of the best things to use when transplanting plants whose roots are attacked by aphids (plant lice). Mix a small handful in the soil where each plant is set. It will rout these sucking insects and also act as a stimulating fertilizer without risk to the roots. 

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Aphids - Spraying
Garden Pests

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