- - ash;
- - tobacco dust;
- ground pepper;
- - vinegar;
- - acrylic;
- - Laundry soap;
- the tops of the tomatoes.
Advice 2 : How to protect cabbage from the cruciferous flea beetles
To deal with the cruciferous flea beetle is an important task for gardeners. These pests appear on cabbage and other cruciferous plants, when planted seedlings. They gnaw the flesh of the leaves, feeding on their juices. To keep the harvest of cabbage, you can undertake various measures to protect these plants from cruciferous flea beetles.
Chemical method of struggle
This method is not very welcomed by gardeners, because chemistry is not all want to use on their sites. However, when a serious damage to cabbage this pest, it is recommended to use appropriate chemicals. Among the most common Intavir, Fufanon, Cemitas, Bankol. The plants are sprayed after rain, if necessary, the procedure is repeated several times.
Folk methods of dealing
Probably more often in the fight against cruciferous flea beetle apply tobacco dust and ash. Both components can be used separately or to mix them in the same proportion and to outrival cabbage. From the ashes infusions against these pests. To combat the flea used a solution of vinegar. To do this, one tablespoon of acetic acid diluted in 10 liters of water and are sprayed. On the advice of gardeners to cope with the flea will help garlic arrows, laid out between the rows of cabbage. To fight this pest and helps plants dusting of ground black pepper. All these treatments should be carried out in dry windless weather. If you go frequent rain, you will have to repeat the procedure.
Not only pest control helps you deal with them. An important role is played by prevention. In the fall of conduct a deep digging of the soil without breaking up clods of earth, with the result that the flea dies from the cold.
In early spring, when the first of cruciferous weeds need to be removed. In a compost heap residues of cruciferous plants do not lay.
All these preventive measures and ways of coping will help to rid the cabbage of the annoying of cruciferous flea beetles and keep a decent harvest.