<![CDATA[Burpee Community - ]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/329/aphids-on-my-dahlias en-US Burpee //d1l316k04n1hna.cloudfront.net/static/images/burpee-favicon.png 16 16 Burpee http://www.burpee.com/community/ <![CDATA[Re: Aphids on my Dahlias]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/329/aphids-on-my-dahlias?commentid=1266 Have you tried lady bugs or lacewings?  You can buy them from many garden centers.  Drop me a line if you need a source at bloomingrails.com 

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http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/329/aphids-on-my-dahlias?commentid=1266 April 26, 2012
April 27, 2012 April 27, 2012 <![CDATA[Re: Aphids on my Dahlias]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/329/aphids-on-my-dahlias?commentid=1265 I have tried lady bugs in the past, but they do not want to hang arouhd as long as I would.  I have never heard of lacewings, I will have to check it out.  Thank you for the info!

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http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/329/aphids-on-my-dahlias?commentid=1265 April 27, 2012
<![CDATA[Re: Aphids on my Dahlias]]> http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/329/aphids-on-my-dahlias?commentid=1264 may want to try this link to make your own eradicator

http://m.voices.yahoo.com/5-homemade-insect-sprays-vegetable-garden-5894798.html?cat=32

they have some that are interesting, some that are unusual, but all in all, some work better than purchased products.

but sometimes you need something better/quicker, and for aphids, when they were as bad as i had, i found that 

Triazacide by Spectracide works fantastic, be sure to follow directions, use and store cautiously.

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http://www.burpee.com/community/discussion/329/aphids-on-my-dahlias?commentid=1264 June 20, 2012