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Powdery and Downy Mildew
Building your own Indoor Grow Room part 2
Building your own Indoor Grow Room part 1
The Benefits of Chelated Micro-nutrients
Is the pH really that important?
Getting Bigger Yields From your Hydroponic Plants
Tips for getting the most out of your nutrients
Millions of dollars lost in hydroponic tomato plant sabotage
Growing Hydroponic Raspberries, part 2
I have a question
Will this design work?
How to grow tomatoes?
how i can grow up my vegetable growth up faster?
Help with troubleshooting my outdoor Ebb and Flow
When should I move my plants to a hydro system? Farm Kit ?
uying a Smart-valve?
bland tasting vegetables
A quick question about Hydroponics
A little question about cycle timer
Mother plants turning brown at the root
Biological Pest Control 9-5
Red Spider Mites
Red Spider Mites are a pest of nearly all horticultural crops, both in green-
houses and outdoors. Their tremendous reproductive capacity means that
these mites are capable of rapidly destroying plants. The larvae, nymphs
and adult mites all cause damage to the plant by feeding on plant tissue.
Red Spider Mites are about the size of a pin head, inhabit the undersides of
plant leaves and can be seen scurrying around. Their eggs can be seen with a magnifier, scat-
tered at random and ranging in color from clear to tan. With large infestations, a fine webbing
can be seen covering the plant top. Red Spider Mites prefer lower humidity levels and normally
go dormant in winter.
|This predatory mite feeds on eggs, nymphs and adults of
a number of species of red spider mite. Phytoseiulus
persimilis responds to specific chemical cues when lo-
cating it's prey" This makes it effective in locating new
Red Spider Mite colonies.
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