Forum home Talkback

bug killer

can shop bought ant killer be used against carrot and cabbage root fly  

Posts

  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 79,519

    You should never use pesticides for anything other than the purpose for which it is developed.  Always follow the instructions on the packet. 

    Apart from the fact that it is unlikely to work in the way that you want it to, it may leave toxic residues in your plants or in the soil.

    RHS advice re Carrot Fly here https://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/profile?pid=485

    RHS advice re Cabbage Root Fly here https://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/profile?pid=646

    Hope this helps image

    “I am not lost, for I know where I am. But however, where I am may be lost.” Winnie the Pooh







Sign In or Register to comment.