Spider Mite InfestationsFebruary 10, 2021
How do you know if you have spider mites?
Spider mite infestation can look innocent in the beginning. Some yellow leaves, a little wilting so you add some water and give it more light. But before you know it your plant is covered in webbing and you plant is dying – fast. Spider mites are a common problem both in houseplants as they are for outdoor plants. Damage will appear as little yellow or brown spots on leaves and is best to treat asap or your plant’s health can suffer greatly.
What can happen if you don’t treat spider mites?
A single female spider mite can produce up to 100 eggs each with in their lifespan. A new egg can go into adulthood in 5 days to restart the cycle. It is essential to treat right away to avoid killing your plants, and even better to prevent having them all together. These tiny pests will pierce the plant cell wall and eat the chlorophyll that plants use to make energy.
How will 217c get rid of your spider mites?
SNS 217 is an oil based spray that effectively kills mites and their eggs by creating a barrier around the egg that blocks respiration – therefore no hatching occurs and the eggs dry out. Watch the video to learn how to use our Ready to Mix pouches – just add water & kill your mites!
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