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On the undersides of my impatiens (which is in the office and looks very healthy) is sort of crystal looking things which are kind of crunchy. Do you have any idea?

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#1 Comment By Heather On 06/07/2015 @ 3:40 pm

What you are likely seeing is ‘honeydew,’ which indicates a pest problem from either mites or aphids. This sticky, clear substance seems to crystallize when it dries. I would recommend spraying the plant down and then treating it with neem oil, which is safe and very effective against many types of inset pests. Here is more information: [1]

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