Gardenia Plants
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Gardenia Pests

Zone Houston TX 77073 | dlgolian1 added on March 3, 2019 | Answered

Variegated gardenia has very small, sticky bugs. Persistent critters keep coming back. What to use? I have dogs.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on March 4, 2019

This is most likely Aphids. Neem Oil is a good treatment and safe for people and pets!
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/gardenia/gardenia-pests.htm

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