Cinnamon

tifflj(6 Pitts, PA)December 13, 2012

Anyone hear of using cinnamon to rid fungus gnats.

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DeadheadRI

Hi Tiffer!

Haven't heard that one. I did use it when I broke up that Jade plant to help heal over though.

Oh yeah, on Toast with some butter and a little sugar.

Rocks. :-)

Charlie

    Bookmark   December 13, 2012 at 7:31PM
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rhizo_1 (North AL) zone 7

That comes the myth that fungus gnats are eating some kind of fungus in the soil. Cinnamon does have an anti fungal and bacterial reputation.

But the spice will not do anything to control the gnats, which are feeding on the peat moss, sloughed roots, and tender young roots.

    Bookmark   December 13, 2012 at 8:28PM
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Tiffany, purpleinopp GardenWeb, Z8b Opp, AL(8B AL)

Makes plants smell good!

Did you miss the last cinnamon discussion?

    Bookmark   December 14, 2012 at 7:25AM
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