mealy bug

Discussion in 'Garden Pest Management and Identification' started by bartlett, Nov 17, 2009.

  1. bartlett

    bartlett Member

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    cures for mealy bugs please!
     
  2. joclyn

    joclyn Rising Contributor

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    i use cotton squabs dipped in rubbing alcohol and then touch to the bugs. then i get a freshly dipped swab and rub up/down the leaves and stems to try to get any juveniles and eggs. repeat treatment in about 10 days and then again if needed.
     

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