Get Rid of Aphids
Are thousands of tiny aphids sucking the life out of your rose buds? Metro Natural Gardening Expert Carl Grimm showed us how to take ‘em out without toxics, keeping your kids, pets and waterways safe and healthy.
Know your “enemy” (or are they just free birdfeeders?)
Blast them with water
• Sounds rough, but all it takes is a blast of water or the brush of your finger to wipe them off your roses, works as well as insecticide, without the hangover.
Let nature do your dirty work
• Call Metro at 234-3000, or head to their website, to receive their free e-newletter and take the healthy lawn and garden pledge.