If we are talking red spider mites then they hate a moist atmosphere so mist spray under the leaves daily with water and this will check them. If you are like me you will use an insecticide first to clean the plant.
Asked in Medication and Drugs, Illegal Drugs, Marijuana
Are spider mites harmful for marijuana plants?
Yes, spider mites are harmful to Cannabis. The latch on to the underside of the plants leaves and "suck" life giving sap. Leaves are perforated with multiple insertion points which inhibit chlorophyll production. The marijuana plant will loose partial to full function. Treat with soapy water (Very diluted) or a manufactured miticide. ...
How do you treat mice mites bite?
To treat the symptoms of mice mites bites, which may include itching and pruritic dermatitis, a person may need to use topical corticosteroids or oral antihistamines. For burrowing mites, antimicrobial therapy may be necessary. ...
Asked in Guinea Pigs
Your guinea pig has small yellow creatures crawling in its fur what is this?
Mites. Treat any pig with suspected mange mites with ivermectin.
Asked in Citrus Fruit
How do you treat spider mites on citrus trees?
There is a company, Safer, that makes Safer Bioneem and Safer Insecticidal soaps which work well against spider mites. Also another one is called Concern and they are both eco-friendly. I would not use any chemical pesticides since it will get in your oranges. Also, ladybugs are excellent spider mite killers. You can buy them in bulk at an organic gardening store and release them on to your orange tree. You won't see much of a difference for a couple of days...
Asked in Fruits and Vegetables
What fruit trees can be grown indoors?
I've personally grown a lemon tree in my house (which is maybe the only citrus tree that will work). However if you do go for a lemon tree treat it for spider mites regularly they will take that tree down if you let them. ...
Can petroleum distillates be used for ear mites on a ferret?
Petroleum distillates would be safe for ferrets IF the product is made specifically for ferrets to be used to treat ear mites. ...
How does one treat a spider bite?
To treat a spider bite, one should clean the bite and treat it with ice immediately. For mild bites, medicine such as antibiotics and Antivenin may be necessary. If the bite is from a Black Widow spider, Brown Recluse spider, or other poisonous spiders, medical attention and hospitalization may be necessary. ...
Asked in Guinea Pigs
Is there a powder to bathe guinea pigs to treat them for mites?
yes. my toto uses johnsons shampoo but you can try gorgeous guineas.they are not powders but small shampoo bottles for pets to get rid of mites. ...
Asked in Cats (Felines), Cat Health, Ticks and Mites
How do you treat ear mites in cats?
Your vet can give you a medication to swab in the cat's ears. It requires daily treatments for a week or two, but will clear up the mites. (Your cat will probably not be happy about the treatments, but it is for its own good) :) ...
Asked in Bearded Dragons (Pogona)
How can you tell if your bearded dragon has mites?
you can usualy recognize mites as brown lumpy dots mites usualy appear in your bearded dragons enclosure, if your bearded dragon does have mites make sure to give it a bath and use a tinny bit of soap if you want to but mites can still survive a long bath so make sure you have your beardy-bearded dragon cheeked by a vet, also make sure you treat the enclosure for mites because there might be more than one and they could...
What pest looks like fuzz or poppy seeds?
You may be describing several common plant pests: The mealy bug is a stationary insect covered by a white fuzzy coating which makes it hard to treat with insecticide. They are usually found nestled at the junction of leaves to stems. Remove them one by one with Q-tips dipped into rubbing alcohol. Aphids are small brown moving insects that suck plant juices for sustenance. Treat with any good insecticide that contains malathion. Aphids especially love roses. Spider mites are also moving insects. They...
Asked in Cockatiels
Why is there a little bug crawling in your cockatiels feathers?
He has mites, get him " bird protector " to keep them away. If it is a bad infection of mites you may need to treat with anti mite spray, you can find it at pet stores. Get it taken care of right away. ...