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Re: Lesson learned the hard way

Thanks for the warning sis'.

---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: "Jesse Bell" <jesserenebell@hotmail.com>
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Sat, 26 Jul 2003 12:53:32 -0500

>Well, just in case some of you don't already know this....I will warn you so 
>you don't make the same mistake I did.  DO NOT use Neem on Zinnias.  I was 
>deadheading some 2 days ago and it was almost dark outside..but I thought, 
>"hmmm, grasshoppers are getting bad, I'll mist them with some neem oil to 
>keep them off" and today, they look crispy and brown where the neem was 
>concentrated.  The plants will live.  They'll just look ugly until they snap 
>out of it.  I'm experimenting with all kinds of different zinnias this year 
>(never grew them before) so I was not aware that neem would harm them.
>Jesse Rene' Bell
>Claremore, OK
>Zone 6
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Pam Evans
Kemp TX/zone 8A


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