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Thompson & Morgan Facebook Question and Answer Session 2nd May 2014

…ensure good crops. The best way to control leaf-curling and mealy aphids is by using a systemic insecticide containing thiacloprid, such as Bayer Provado Ultimate Bug Killer. This spray is safe to use on edible crops and fruit trees, although never spray while the tree is flowering - wait until…

Thompson & Morgan Facebook Question and Answer Session 2nd November 2012

…crawlers (juvenile forms) as they are more vulnerable before they develop a hard shell. Try products with the active ingredients of thiacloprid (e.g Provado Ultimate Bug Killer), acetamiprid (Scotts Bug Clear Ultra) or thiamethoxam (Westland Plant Rescue Bug Killer Ornamental Plants). You will need…

Spider Mites | Red Spider Mite Control | Pests & Diseases | Gardening Information

…mite. This is a common glasshouse and conservatory pest at this time of year, and it is a particularly difficult pest to eradicate. Spraying with Provado should help but spider mite readily develops tolerance to chemical controls and generally requires several applications in order to eradicate all…

Thompson and Morgan Facebook Question and Answer Session 14th June 2013

…insecticides (enters the plant's vascular system) which are approved for use on fruit trees. You could try insecticides containing thiacloprid (Bayer Provado Ultimate Bug Killer) or acetamiprid (Scotts Bug Clear Ultra) - these active ingredients are normally written on the label. This winter, use an…

Scale Insects | How to Get Rid of Scale Insects | Pests & Diseases | Gardening Information

…particularly prevalent from May to August. The best way to control this is to target the young mobile insects using a systemic insecticide such as Provado Ultimate Bug Killer Concentrate or Scotts Bug Clear Ultra. A systemic insecticide is absorbed through the foliage and kills the scales as they…

Facebook Question and Answer Session 27.06.14

…throughout the growing season to keep on top of the problem. If you have a severe infestation then you may need to use an insecticide such as Bayer Provado Ultimate Bug Killer or Scotts Bug Clear Ultra. You can certainly remove the brown leaves as they won't be of any benefit to the plant once they…

Thompson & Morgan Facebook Question and Session 22nd July 2011

…winter as this may get rid of some of the over-wintering adults. If the infestation is heavy you may want to try an insecticide spray such as ‘Provado Ultimate Bug Killer’ which contains the active ingredient ‘Thiacloprid’. Do check the spray is suitable for use on edible…

Thompson & Morgan | Facebook Question and Answer Session 20th September 2013

…insecticides include Bayer Sprayday Greenfly Killer and Westland Plant Rescue Fruit & Vegetable Bug Killer. Systemic insecticides include Bayer Provado Ultimate Bug Killer, Scotts Bug Clear Ultra and Westland Plant Rescue Bug Killer Ornamental Plants. I hope this helps clear up the blackfly on your…

Bay Tree Suckers | Pests & Diseases

…the winter as this may get rid of some of the over-wintering adults. If the infestation is heavy you may want to try an insecticide spray such as 'Provado Ultimate Bug Killer' which contains the active ingredient 'Thiacloprid'. Do check the spray is suitable for use on edible crops if you use your…

Thompson & Morgan Facebook Question and Answer Session 29th June 2012

…throughout the growing season to keep on top of the problem. If you have a severe infestation then you may need to use an insecticide such as Bayer Provado Ultimate Bug Killer or Scotts Bug Clear Ultra. Good luck Sarah. Name: Jonathan Pollard Question: I have a question for your Friday expert. There…

Thompson & Morgan Facebook Question and Answer Session 13th August 2010

…particularly prevalent from May to August. The best way to control this is to target the young mobile insects using a systemic insecticide such as Provado Ultimate Bug Killer Concentrate or Scotts Bug Clear Ultra. A systemic insecticide is absorbed through the foliage and kills the scales as they…

Cherry Aphids | Pests & Diseases

…particularly attractive to aphids. They overwinter as shiny black eggs on the stem and branches. We would suggest using an insecticide such as Bayer Provado Ultimate Bug Killer Ready to Use to reduce the population. Then in winter use an oil winter wash such as Growing Success Winter Tree Wash to…

Euonymus Scale | Pest & Diseases

…particularly prevalent from May to August. The best way to control this is to target the young mobile insects using a systemic insecticide such as Provado Ultimate Bug Killer Concentrate or Scotts Bug Clear Ultra. A systemic insecticide is absorbed through the foliage and kills the scales as they…

Thompson & Morgan Facebook Question and Answer Session 3rd May 2013

…unsightly, cherry blackfly doesn't normally affect flowering and fruiting. For ornamental cherries you can spray the leaves with thiacloprid (Provado Ultimate Bug Killer Concentrate), acetamiprid (Scotts Bug Clear Ultra concentrate) or thiamethoxam (Westland Plant Rescue Bug Killer Ornamental…

Thompson & Morgan Facebook Question and Answer Session 22nd March 2013

…weevils or wireworms is to be vigilant and treat the affected areas regularly with biological or chemical controls. Chemical controls such as Provado Vine Weevil Killer can be used to drench the compost of container-grown plants but cannot be used in open soil as they will kill all soil dwelling…

Thompson & Morgan Facebook Question and Answer session 2nd September 2011

…mite is a particularly difficult pest to eradicate and generally requires something more substantial than a homemade remedy. Spraying with the Provado will help but spider mite readily develops tolerance to chemical controls and generally requires several applications in order to eradicate all…

Thompson & Morgan Facebook Question and Answer Session 24th February 2012

…April to September and spray with a pesticide at the first indications of damage. Use a spray containing the active ingredient thiacloprid (such as Provado Ultimate Bug Killer). Organic sprays containing pyrethrum are also effective. Make sure that you check the label before spraying to ensure that…