Houseplant Pests: Spider Mites?

Answer Spider mites will easily kill a houseplant once heavy infestation has begun. Many plant owners must discard their houseplants if the infestation goes untreated. Once spider mites cover one plant, o... Read More »

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How to Get Rid of Spider Mites on Ivy?

Spider mites are microscopic insects that are the plant's equivalent to a dog's blood-sucking fleas. These pests strike in the warm, dry months of summer to suck the juice from plants. They reprodu... Read More »

Symptoms of Spider Mites?

According to Colorado State University, spider mites are pests that live in plants causing distressing symptoms such as discoloration and injury to leafs. Controlling spider mite infestations helps... Read More »

How to Get Rid of Red Spider Mites Organically?

Red spider mites (Tetranychus urticae) are tiny sap-sucking insects that can be quite hard to get rid of. They're a little larger and more orange during autumn, so this can be a good time to try an... Read More »

Do spider mites make a web?

Spider mites create webs under the leaves of plants. The webs are found on the underside of the leaf and will look like debris. The webs created by spider mites will cause the leaf to die and will ... Read More »