Questions tagged: mealy bug

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Roslyn
Answer: Hi Roslyn, for mealy bugs to return after one day, they have not been successfully sprayed the first time. They are a difficult pest and tend to r...
Category: Pests
Tags: mealy bug
Answered: 07:32AM, 02 Dec 2009
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Paul
Answer: It sounds like a sap sucking insect is sucking all the sap out of the branch before it can get to the leaves. It there is a white powdery substance...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 02:25PM, 07 Apr 2015
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Jesse
Answer: Magnolias are a great plant for your garden. It looks like you have some mealy bug. It can be controlled with some PestOil
Category: Pests
Answered: 07:31PM, 25 Jan 2016
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chris
Answer: Hi Chris, Thank you for contacting Yates. It looks very much like you have mealy bugs there. Mealy bugs attack the leaves of the plants and suck al...
Answered: 01:29PM, 31 Jul 2017
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Barbara
Answer: Hi Barbara, Thank you for contacting Yates. What you have there is the dreaded mealy bug. It attacks a variety of plants and tends to hang mostly a...
Category: Pests
Answered: 01:39PM, 03 Jun 2018
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Anna
Answer: Hi Anna, Thank you for contacting Yates. Pyrethrum is not registered to provide the effective control on the mealy bugs that are causing damage to ...
Category: Diseases
Tags: pest, mealy bug
Answered: 03:49PM, 22 Nov 2018
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Soile
Answer: Hi Soile, Thank you for contacting Yates. The sticky white residue you have on your hippeastrums is from a sap-sucking insect such as aphids, mealy...
Category: Diseases
Tags: bulbs, mealy bug
Answered: 11:54AM, 14 Feb 2019
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Deborah
Answer: Hi Deborah, Thank you for contacting Yates. The insect on your lillypilly looks very much like the beneficial insect called the Mealy Bug Destroyer...
Answered: 11:23AM, 16 May 2019