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Tkhan
Jun 2, 2018 4:40 PM CST
Gnewt posted that there are these tiny crawling insects that when crushed leave red stain
I have them too on my concrete patio all over
How do we get rid of them I don't want to use any pesticides
Will soap and water do ???
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DaisyI
Jun 2, 2018 4:41 PM CST
If they are spider mites, you can wash them away with soap and water.
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Tkhan
Jun 2, 2018 7:54 PM CST
Look like clover mites from what I read oh my I hope they don't invade
How do I get rid of them ?
Name: Daisy I
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DaisyI
Jun 2, 2018 9:13 PM CST
I believe clover mites are a type of spider mite.
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greene
Jun 2, 2018 10:09 PM CST
Tkhan said:
How do I get rid of them ?


Miticide.


Sunset Zone 28, AHS Heat Zone 9, USDA zone 8b~"Leaf of Faith"
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Tkhan
Jun 3, 2018 2:00 AM CST
Thanks

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