How to Get Rid of Flea Beetles on Eggplant Naturally

How to Get Rid of Flea Beetles on Eggplant Naturally

Has your effort to grow a bunch of beautiful eggplants flopped because of flea beetles infestation?

I know that feeling when things are going well in your vegetable garden, and everything looks great. Until one day you notice small holes on the leaves of your eggplant.

Looking closely, you spot black little insects at the base of your plant and some on the foliage surface.

They are the notorious flea beetles!

You panic and rightly so.

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Chinese money plant featured

Are You Unlucky with Houseplants? Try Chinese Money Plant

Did you know that the Chinese money plant holds an Award of Garden Merit by the Royal Horticultural Society? One of the qualifying factors for the award is that the plant must be hardy. Secondly, the plant must not require highly specialist growing conditions or care.

Pilea plants are hardy down to USDA zone 10 and have exhibited outstanding excellence for garden use and decoration.

What does this mean for you?

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9 Delicious Fruits to Grow On Your Balcony in 2018

9 Delicious Fruits to Grow On Your Balcony in 2020

You don't need acres of farmland to have your very own fruits orchard.

Nothing turns a city rooftop into a verdant paradise so much as an orchard of potted fruits, especially when they are in blossom, buzzing with polli​​​​nating bees, or dripping with fruit.

But even if you have a tiny balcony, it's really worth including a fruit tree.

Whether it's a single pear tree or a line of fan-trained peaches, apricots, plums, and espaliered apple trees edging a terrace, fruits bring a structure and a delicious sense of maturity to a balcony or roof garden.

On just a quarter-acre of land, you can produce fresh, organic food for a family of four—year-round. 

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