Sunflower Plants
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how do I kill lace bugs?

Zone Tucson Az | kaznana added on April 30, 2015 | Answered

They are all over my sunflowers. I tried soapy water and general pesticide, but they keep coming back.

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shelley
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Answered on April 30, 2015

How often have you sprayed? Spray the plant with insecticidal soap or neem oil at two-week intervals to control newly hatched lace bugs. Thorough coverage of the plant with the insecticidal soap/neem oil is critical.

The following article will help you:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/insects/what-are-lace-bugs.htm

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