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You can buy conker spray as a spider deterrent so there must be a method to it.

Spiders and conkers. My son had excema and we had to use soap nuts with had lots of saponin in it Answer. Their Royal Society of Chemistry held a contest to find the best evidence for or against the idea that spiders dislike conkers which is what they call horse chestnuts. Theres hearsay that if a spider gets close to a conker it will curl its legs up and die within one day.

The story goes that conkers contain a noxious chemical that repels spiders but no-ones ever been able to scientifically prove it. If so perhaps the subtle smell of conkers could have an effect. There is no hard research on the subject but pupils of Roselyon Primary School in Cornwall won a prize from the Royal Society of Chemistry in 2010 for their informal study showing that spiders were unphased by conkers.

I think Ive seen it in the Kleeneeze catalogues or similar. The 46000-member society has been approached by people asking what material in conkers would have the power to deter unwanted eight-legged visitors from. I started reading about conkers and how they stopped spiders so as soon as it was the season I went out and found a tree and grabbed a bag full.

It is said that since conkers or horse chestnuts as they are also known contain a natural substance called saponin which repels spiders. Professor Fritz Vollrath from the prestigious universitys. Maybe a spider seeking a new place to build a web would weigh up its environment differently to a spider fleeing for its life.

Conkers contain a naturally-occurring substance called saponin which repels spiders lice fleas and ticks. To that end RSC is offering a 300 reward to anybody furnishing persuasive evidence to back recent claims that conkers left near doors and on window-ledges prevent spiders invading homes. One belief held by many people is that spiders are afraid of conkers.

German chemist Hartmut Foerster described the chemical as. The owner of walk-a-dogcouk said. Members of the public are invited to send photographic or video.

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