What keeps away aphids?
Marigolds, known for being able to drive away all kinds of pests, have a scent that keeps aphids far away. Catnip, known for attracting cats, also has a way of repelling most other pests, aphids included. Some other fragrant herbs, such as fennel, dill, and cilantro are also known to deter aphids.
What scent gets rid of aphids?
Oregano, chive, sage, garlic, leeks, onions, and other plants with strong scents can deter aphids. Plant these in the areas of your garden where aphids have been a problem.
How do you get rid of aphids that keep coming back?
HOW TO GET RID OF APHIDS NATURALLYRemove aphids by hand by spraying water or knocking them into a bucket of soapy water.Control with natural or organic sprays like a soap-and-water mixture, neem oil, or essential oils.Employ natural predators like ladybugs, green lacewings, and birds. •6 May 2020