A recipe for a home remedy to get rid of aphids 1 cup vegetable or white mineral oil 2 cups water 2 teaspoons dish soap (without bleach) or Murphy’s soap Spray this homemade aphid control mixture on the aphids every few days until the aphids recede. This home remedy to get rid of aphids will suffocate the aphids. Make sure that plants that are treated with this solution are keptout of direct sunlight as the oil may magnify the sunlight and burn the plants.
Ladybugs are nature's aphid killers, but when you have a big job like this one, you need an easy DIY aphid killer spray! This works in one day and keeps them off! Just a few drops blue dawn dish soap and warm water in a spray bottle.