August 12, 2017 17:51 | Diseases And Pests

Pliers - sucking pests.Despite the resemblance to insects, in fact, they belong to the class of arachnids.Ticks are well known to us as being dangerous even to humans.Who has not heard about the terrible Tick-borne Encephalitis?In the past, people often die from infection and its relative - scabies.In general, the majority of mites (of which there are as many as ten thousand kinds!) - Parasites, and many more vectors and viral infections.However, mites, harmful to humans, do not harm the plants, and vice versa.

growers have often problems arise with spider mites and mites root onion.

Spider mite, like most of the pests - small arthropod (0.5 mm).These mites settle on the lower surface of the leaves, and then they fade, become first whitish, then turn yellow and wither.Their webs are called because of the place where a tick attaches itself to the vein, he pulls cobweb.

Fight mites is not easy: they are resistant to many toxic chemicals.It is especially difficult to protect them from indoor plants, as t

he use of strong chemical protection against pests I indoors desirable - for the treatment of infected plants have to endure on the balcony or on the street.In the open ground it is very important to destroy all plant residues of damaged plants, since this type of mite is for them to spend the winter.

Root damage mites onion mainly bulbous plants and klubnelukovichnye.Determine the beginning of the infection is very difficult: these mites take up residence in the collum bulbs.When digging the bulbs you will notice that the basal plate is destroyed, the next time drop them to a different location and be sure to obezzarazte bulbs themselves.To do this, they must be heated at a temperature slightly below forty degrees for a week or even ten days, disinfect and store the bulbs pour chalk.

can mention another kind of mite group, affecting plants - about gall mites.They are parasitic in the tissues of plants, causing them to degenerate and become specific tumor (often spherical) growths - galls, some galls reach the size of a cherry.They can be found on the trees.

Ticks affect both indoor and garden plants.