Warnings Do not spray the neem oil when it is windy or rainy. Best of the Best. Furthermore, with any of these, I had to treat the plant over and over. The next time you go to dump the coffee grounds from your morning brew, think again: Your idea sure sounds like it's worth a try. I had purchased five 15 gallon Sago Palms to sell at the Festival. Even if you kill off all the scales on your sagos, they can come back and frequently they do.
In other words, we need your eyes to help locate infestations across Hillsborough County. I live in New York City and have a Sago Palm which started to get the scales I used a mixture of an alcohol named Relampago Its a green alcohol used in the Latino community for sore muscles. Remove the lid from a tank sprayer and set it aside. Companies that sell organic gardening supplies are said to carry the product. If you have the scale and almost everyone does buy the product and apply it ASAP.
Although it is considered somewhat cold hardy, sago palms thrive mainly in the warmer regions of the United States Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 9 through Cycas taitungensis Prince Sago is also cold tolerant and salt tolerant as well. To attract more of them, plant light-colored, pollen-producing flowers such as perennial golden marguerite Anthemis tinctoria , suitable for U. Your idea sure sounds like it's worth a try. I mixed half alcohol and half water with a little dishwashing liquid then sprayed 2X a day for 7 days, spraying very close to the leaves so the spray is strong.
Rated for central to south Florida, dions can grow to about 6 feet although slowly. Enter your email address to follow my blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Currently the extension agent for Hillsborough County is trying to determine the worst infestations are located and release the wasps at these locations. Plant in full sun to partial shade. Organocide remains the recommended product. There have been various changing recommendations on what to do from authorities such as the University of Florida.