HOW TO GET RID OF APHIDS ON PEPPER PLANTS

WHAT DO APHIDS LOOK LIKE?

Aphids are small, soft-bodied insects. The aphids on your plants might come in various colors, including green, black, brown, orange, yellow, or even pinkish red, depending on their species.  

SIGNS YOU HAVE APHIDS

- curling leaves - lots of soft little bugs on the bottoms of leaves or along stems - dark spots on leaves - sticky residue on leaves - ants on plants

How to Get Rid of Aphids Organically

- attract beneficial insects to your pepper plants - spray aphids off with water for several days in a row - insectcidal soap or soapy water

5 Ways to Prevent Aphids 

- Cover your pepper plants with pest mesh - Add plants that deter aphids, such as marigolds, garlic, and chives - Water your garden consistently - Check your peppers daily - Plant flowers to attract beneficial insects

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