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How To Make Your Own Organic Garden Spray

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This spicy mixture will repel many of the insects that bother your garden. Be careful! It is hot!
Difficulty: Easy
Time Required: 10 minutes

Here's How:

  1. Add water to blender.

  2. Add hot peppers and garlic.

  3. Blend until smooth.

  4. Strain and put in empty spray bottle.

  5. Add dishsoap and fill sprayer with water to the top.

Tips:

  1. Spray herbs out of direct sunlight. The sun can sometimes burn the leaves of herbs when wet with the soapy mixture.

  2. Wear gloves when handling this mixture directly.

  3. Although mixture is not poisonous, rinsing herbs before ingesting is recommended.

  4. Keep face away from blender when opening. The fumes are extremely strong.

What You Need

  • Kitchen gloves
  • Spray bottle
  • 1/2 cup of water
  • 3-4 hot chili peppers
  • 3-4 cloves of garlic
  • 1/4 cup of dishsoap
  • Enough water to fill remainder of spray bottle
  • Blender
  • Fine mesh strainer
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