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County Louth, Ireland Ie

I bought 2 Gardenia 8 months ago as very small plants and potted them on , kept them in a cool conservatory and they thrived. However ,I have since moved house and they now live on two window sills in a hallway. One gardenia is looking very pale and started loosing its leaves , it is covered in a sticky web (which I have now removed most of ) it is looking very sad. The other one is still a healthy dark green and very glossy ! Can anyone tell me what to spray on the pale one or will I lose it completely ? Many thanks in advance.




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A sticky web is usually Red Spider Mite. This is encouraged by hot dry conditions. Spray with Provado Ultimate Bug Killer as recommended on the packaging.

8 Oct, 2012

 

Thankyou Volunteer , Can you see the little spiders if It is red spider mite ? Can't see a thing! But will get your solution and give it a go , thanks again.

8 Oct, 2012

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