Red Spider Mite – The next pest that might interest you.

Red spider Mite can be a real problem.

These tiny, highly destructive pests are common in greenhouses and on house plants and can also be found on outdoor plants during the warmer summer months. In the greenhouse look out for them on citrus, tomatoes, cucumbers, melons, vines, carnations and chrysanthemums. Outdoors, you may find them on day lilies, gladioli, conifers and many tender plants .

There are some useful predators that can control them if you get to it early enough – Here is a video that tells you all about it

If you want more information or would like to buy some of the predators mentioned you can find all at our Ladybird Plantcare site.

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