The Green Life Soil Co acknowledges the Nyoongar Whadjuk people - traditional custodians of this land. We wish to acknowledge the strength of their continuing culture and offer our respects to Elders past and present.
Green Life Soil Co. provides Custom Mixed Soils, Garden Products and Landscaping Supplies.
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Eco-oil is white oil, "Hippo Enhanced". The manufacturers claim:
Eco-oil is a registered organic miticideand insecticide (registered with BFA). It controls a range of problem insects includingscale, aphids, two-spotted mite, whitefly and citrus leafminer. Safe foruse on vegies, as well as ornamentals, with no withholding period.Spray and eat on the same day! Also safe for beneficial insects likebees, ladybeetles and earthworms.
eco-oil is now HIPPO Enhanced!
HIPPO Enhanced eco-oil is a revolutionary approach to pest control andis the results of a 3 year research project with Charles SturtUniversity.
The project investigated the natural defensemechanisms of plants, in particular the way plants produce volatileorganic compounds when being attacked by pests. These compounds act asSOS messages to beneficial insects letting them know that tasty snacksare on nearby plants! A whole range of beneficial insects are attractedincluding ladybeetles, lacewings, hoverflies and parasitoids.
TheHIPPO Enhanced eco-oil formulation replicates this defence mechanism byincluding these organic compounds into spray. The research clearlyshowed that the HIPPO Enhanced eco-oil will attract beneficial insectsinto the garden. Pretty amazing hey?
So use HIPPO Enhancedeco-oil to kill those troublesome pests and at the same it will attractbeneficial insects to help get your garden ecosystem into betterbalance.
For other ideas & information on natural pest control, see our fact sheet on our main website.