Plant Pests: How to Identify and Control

How to Identify and Control Common Plant Pests

Is your plant is eaten up by something in your absence (maybe night) and you are unable to identify who is eating your lovely plant.  When we grow plants in the house indoors or outdoors. We often encounter suspicious creatures that eat or damage our growing plants, eating leaves or stunting their growth.  These tiny … Read more

How to Get Rid of Whiteflies on Plants

how to get rid of whiteflies on plants

Whitefly is tiny insects that have a triangular-shaped yellow, pale, or white body. Its size and color mainly depend on its variety; there are 1550 species of whiteflies present. They have a soft body that relates to aphids and mealybugs, typically feeds on the underside of leaves. whitefly is a pest that basically sucks a host … Read more

How to Get Rid of Spider Mites on Plants

How to get rid of spider mites

Are your plants are infested with spider mites. No worry, here you will learn How to Get Rid of Spider Mites on Plants. Spider mites are invisible pests that often feed on growing flowers, fruits, foliage, and houseplant. These eight-leg pests are so tiny that it is impossible to see from naked eyes. However, you … Read more

How to Make Rich Compost soil at Home

Soil amendments are substances that are used to improve soil quality. These substances include peat moss, natural fertilizer, or chemical fertilizer.  While chemical fertilizer adds only nutrients, soil amendments including peat moss and compost improve soil texture or drainage systems that improve soil capacity to support plants’ lives. Peat moss adds no nutrients to the … Read more

How to get rid of powdery mildew on plants

Powdery mildew is a fungal disease that is caused by different types of fungal species. This disease is commonly found in hot and dry climates because in these climates the soil moisture is lower and humidity levels are high at the plant surface. It’s symptoms look like white or grey dust. You will see them … Read more

How to Get Rid of Aphids Naturally

Aphids are insect pests that are found on plants in temperate regions. Their scientific name is Aphididae and commonly called greenfly and black fly. They suck nutrition-rich liquid from the plant and make ornamental flowers deform by producing honeydew on them. This insect pest multiplies quickly by asexual reproduction and produces many generations in one season.  … Read more