I had a real caterpillar problem this past year for some reason… could not seem to get rid of those suckers. Every morning I would find they multiplied and chomped away at my pepper plants, sweet potato plant leaves, and sunflowers.

img_1825I decided to start trying some different solutions and actually found really good results with this trio: Peppermint, Orange, and Cedarwood.

I was inspired from Christina’s results in her garden, documented in The Hippie Homemaker Blog, check it out!