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Gardenia House Plant

Zone 4 | dognasty added on August 23, 2011 | Answered

I have small light colored bugs on the underside of the leaves. What are they and how do I get rid of them? I have it outside on the porch but want to bring it in for the winter. Will it bloom again?

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Answered on August 24, 2011

These are likely aphids or mealy bugs, both of which can be treated with neem oil. Here is more information:

As for the blooming, this article should help:

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