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By TheFly
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Hey guys, please if anyone can help me ID these bugs or whatever they are and how to get rid of them, I believe they are the cause for the deformed tubes?
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By uxleumas
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Joined:  Thu May 07, 2020 5:30 pm
#359409
they look like eggs of some sort, maybe aphids? spraying with neem oil ussualy removes most pests, that 3 in 1 thing that many people use also works quite well.
By TheFly
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Joined:  Wed May 06, 2020 7:40 pm
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A lots of them move, and run around! Its like a little crazy town. Neem oil? Ill try and grab some of that. Not sure what the 3in1 thing is. Thanks for the tips!
By ChefDean
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Bioadvanced 3 in 1. It is a topical insecticide, miticide, and fungicide. It used to be sold in ready to use spray bottles, but now you have to buy it in concentrate.
By TheFly
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#359444
Sounds great, I'll see if I can grab some online. Thanks!!!
By ChefDean
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You can definitely find it online, but it may be easier to just get it from the hardware store.
Good luck.
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By Matt
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#359517
uxleumas wrote:they look like eggs of some sort, maybe aphids?
Aphids do not lay eggs, they give live birth!!!:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hEoo-6InDA8

But those do look like aphids, which are very easy to get rid of. Pretty much any insecticide I've used will get rid of them.
By TheFly
Posts:  8
Joined:  Wed May 06, 2020 7:40 pm
#361835
Could not find that 3in1 stuff anywhere, i live in spain maybe thats why.

I asked around and someone told me to try spraying plant with water and fairy washing up liquid. And it worked. 😂 just 3-4 light sprays, one on monday and one on wednesday. Lets see if they come back or not.

Thanks

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