Q: Can I use Malathion spray on squash blossoms? I've read that Sevin kills bees so I didn't want to use this.
A: Malathion is also very toxic to bees. You didn't mention why you were spraying but, if it's because of the squash vine border, here's an extension link that will provide you with biology and management of these pests:
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