Container Tomato Plants

What to Do About Symphylans


Anonymous added on May 6, 2011 | Answered

These bugs are killing my plant (I think). I noticed the growth in the last couple of days slowing down on my tomatoes. So my buddy said flush the soil and all these bugs floated up, so I instantly got on the computer and searched to see what they are and they were Symphylans! They say to get rid of them by deep tilling or pesticide. I won't use pesticide, and I don't want to disturb the roots.  I was thinking that every 4 days I could just flush out the 2-gallon pot with about 4 gallons of water and drown them. Would this work?


Share this Question:
Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Check here if you would like to receive notifications every time this question is answered.
You are subscribed to receive notifications whenever this question is answered.
ANSWERS
Nikki
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on May 7, 2011
Was this answer useful?
00
Looking for more?
Here are more questions about Container Tomato Plants

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.