Re: [gardeners] Tapping my expert resources!

Janni (
Thu, 11 Jul 2002 16:21:21 -0500


At 03:50 PM 7/11/02 -0500, you wrote:
>Vinegar will normally kill whatever you spray it on, wouldn't do that. 
>Conventional wisdom is to
>pick them off and squash them, also the quickest way to get rid of them. 
>Bt will do the job but not
>before they eat more tomato plants. I would hand pick and then spray with 
>Bacillus thurengenus (SP?)
>to catch the next ones.
>Janni wrote:
> >
> > For the first time ever, we have those HUGE horned tomato worms. I have
> > heard that spritzing all the plants with white vinegar will kill many
> > pests. Also, some herb I have never heard of,  borage. How does one put
> > that on? Or do you plant it around the plants? Thanks!
> >
> > Janni