Citrus Trees
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small spiders in my citrus

Zone 96789 | jim guzior added on December 12, 2018 | Answered

I have small spiders and webs all over my garden but mostly in my citrus. what product can I use to get rid of them? I live in Hawaii . spiders are small and brown.

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drtreelove
Answered on December 13, 2018

If it is actually spiders, then they are not plant pests but in fact pest predators, beneficial members of the ecosystem that will help to keep real pests in check.
If they are spider mites, a true plant pest, you won't normally see them without a magnifying glass, but excessive fine webbing can be noticed.

In either case, if you consider the spiders a nuisance or a negative aesthetic issue, of if in fact you need to control a spider mite infestation, you can use an insecticide-miticide product like this:
https://www.domyown.com/foxfarm-bush-doctor-force-of-nature-miticide-p-17475.html

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