Rubber Tree Plants
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My Rubber Tree

sherriedabomb5598 added on April 5, 2013 | Answered

hello, I have a rubber tree out on my pattieo and it. s good size, well it. s got these little timey bumps on it and I'm thinking they are some kind of critters cuz sometimes they die of the leaves

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AnnsGreeneHaus
Answered on April 6, 2013

Indoor Plants: Remove scale by rubbing gently with a facial quality sponge dipped in rubbing alcohol. The alcohol alone should kill the scale, but the dead insects will remain on your plants and make it difficult for you to scout for new infestations. The small facial sponges, found in the cosmetic aisle, are abrasive, yet soft enough to use without scraping the plant stems. Be sure to buy plain sponges, without cleanser or lotion in them. As always, test on a small area first, since some plants are more sensitive than others. Then treat your plant with neem oil following package instructions..

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