Hibiscus Plants
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What is the best systemic bug poison for my potted hibiscus?

Zone 81230 | lanasleonard@gmail.com added on September 22, 2019 | Answered

My hibiscus has red spider. We have tons of spruce trees outside! HELP! Lana

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BushDoctor
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Answered on September 23, 2019

It is very important to take all necessary precautions to ensure that systemics are used correctly. This article will help you with systemic use: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/systemic-pesticide-in-gardens.htm

Alternatively, you can use an organic systemic such as neem oil. This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/neem-oil-uses.htm

Acids in Rosemary oil have shown promise as a systemic as well, and is used by several companies for organic systemic pesticides.

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