Questions about: Pests

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Richard
Answer: Dear Richard, You certainly must have a huge infestation of cottonycushion scale, particularly after using all the different chemicals and still ha...
Category: Pests
Answered: 10:59AM, 15 Apr 2010
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michael
Answer: Hi Michael, no this is totally incorrect especially in the case of Mavrik which is not systemic. Confidor home garden products, with exception of t...
Category: Pests
Tags: pesticides
Answered: 07:09AM, 07 Apr 2010
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Bob
Answer: Dear Bob, Confidor Hose-On Insecticide is only registered for use on a lawn area. The hose-on fitting is designed to cover a large area of grass a...
Answered: 02:40PM, 09 Apr 2010
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Bob
Answer: Hi there Bob, It sounds like your protea may have a pest called the stem tip borer.We don’t have anything in our range that is registered to ...
Category: Pests
Tags: borers
Answered: 09:53AM, 09 Apr 2010
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Alan
Answer: You may wish to try Yates Natures Way Insect and Mite Killer Natrasoap. This product is soap based and coats the insect causing it to suffocate and...
Category: Pests
Answered: 03:38PM, 25 Mar 2010
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Peter
Answer: Dear Peter, Cutworms can be a problem with young seedlings as the larvae chew through the plant stems near ground level causing the plant to fall o...
Category: Pests
Tags: pest, cutworms
Answered: 01:24PM, 08 Apr 2010
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Russell
Answer: Dear Russell, The pest attacking your seedlings is likely to be slaters. Usually they don’t do a lot of damage as they are more interested i...
Answered: 10:59AM, 26 Mar 2010
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linda
Answer: Hi there, there are many different kinds of beetles that fit this description and not all of them are pests. We need some more detail to answer you...
Category: Pests
Tags: Black beetle
Answered: 09:01AM, 26 Mar 2010
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ROY
Answer: Hi Roy, hard to say without heaps more information, however biggest cause of death with Boronia plants is poor drainage/waterlogging and this usual...
Category: Pests
Tags: boronia
Answered: 11:48AM, 17 Mar 2010
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Joyce
Answer: Dear Joyce, Your hibiscus tree sound like it is being attacked by both the Hibiscus Flower Beetle and the Metalic Flea Beetle. The Hibiscus Flower ...
Answered: 02:15PM, 18 Mar 2010