Also called Azadirachtin. An organic pesticide used to control insects and related pests. Neem is extracted from the seeds of the Neem Tree. It discourages feeding by making African Violets unpalatable to such pests as Aphids, Beetles, Caterpillars, Mealy Bugs, Mites, Thrips and Whiteflies. Neem is considered virtually non-toxic to humans. It is classified for general use by the EPA.