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Re: Problem- Vera needs help!


Thanks,
LOL, I used to have an aquatic license...would that count?  Alan had
some spider/mite spray for indoor/outdoor so tried a small section
prior!  Hose is next and than see what goes?  Limited resourses in
small towns!
Vera

On 6/6/05, David Franzman <dfranzma@pacbell.net> wrote:
> Vera you can try Neem oil as well.  It smothers the little buggers.  However
> there are no real miticides on the market unless you have a pesticide
> license.  Blow them off with a hose it's the easiest and least toxic of all.
> 
> David
> http://www.atouchofthetropics.net
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Vera Metzke" <vmetzke@gmail.com>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Sent: Monday, June 06, 2005 4:26 PM
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Problem- Vera needs help!
> 
> 
> > Thank You All.  No sign of the "pest" at all.  I suspected a tiny
> > spider (we do have the tiny red ones out at work) or mites!  THanks
> > for the input! Will let you know how it goes.  Really hate the thought
> > of the cut out!  But will see what happens with sprays first.
> > Thanks again, I feel so violated!
> > Vera
> >
> > On 6/6/05, Pam Evans <gardenqueen@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> Spider mites hate kelp too.  Good ol' Maxicrop to the rescue.  Keeps
> >> 'em of my marigolds.
> >>
> >> On 6/6/05, james singer <islandjim1@verizon.net> wrote:
> >> > Update. Spider mites; "Ortho Problem Solver," second edition, page 480,
> >> > middle column. It recommends Isotox [Ortho product, of course], but
> >> > there are other less-toxic things that will work, including Safer
> >> > insecticidal soap and Volck horticultural oil.
> >> >
> >> > On Jun 6, 2005, at 6:46 AM, james singer wrote:
> >> >
> >> > > Spider mites.
> >> > >
> >> > > On Jun 5, 2005, at 10:55 PM, Vera Metzke wrote:
> >> > >
> >> > >> Thanks Donna,
> >> > >> Could not see any specific pest to identify!  Have never had this
> >> > >> sort
> >> > >> of thing!  Was going to blame Alan and the MC for stiring up dust on
> >> > >> the alley but the webbing took him off the hook!  Guessing some type
> >> > >> of tiny spider even though none visible!  Any suggestions are
> >> > >> welcome!
> >> > >>  Lilac is next to it and has been going strong for at least 20
> >> > >> years!
> >> > >> Don't want damage to it.
> >> > >> Vera
> >> > >>
> >> > >> On 6/5/05, Donna <gossiper@sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> >> > >>> Hi Gang,
> >> > >>>
> >> > >>> While Vera and I were out and about yesterday, she was telling me
> >> > >>> about a
> >> > >>> problem with her arborvitae (sp?). She sent over some pictures
> >> > >>> today, and I
> >> > >>> am not sure what decided to call it home. Reminds me of the nests I
> >> > >>> see in
> >> > >>> the fall, but not this time of year... so?!?
> >> > >>>
> >> > >>> http://snipurl.com/fdsn
> >> > >>>
> >> > >>> Any questions, Vera would be glad to answer! <lol>
> >> > >>>
> >> > >>> Donna
> >> > >>>
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> >> > >>
> >> > > Island Jim
> >> > > Southwest Florida
> >> > > 27.0 N, 82.4 W
> >> > > Hardiness Zone 10
> >> > > Heat Zone 10
> >> > > Minimum 30 F [-1 C]
> >> > > Maximum 100 F [38 C]
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> >> > Southwest Florida
> >> > 27.0 N, 82.4 W
> >> > Hardiness Zone 10
> >> > Heat Zone 10
> >> > Minimum 30 F [-1 C]
> >> > Maximum 100 F [38 C]
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> >> Pam Evans
> >> Kemp TX
> >> zone 8A
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