To Top

Tiny White Bugs on Houseplants

I was wondering what I can use on my plants for pests? I've tried dish soap and water, but the bugs are still there. The bugs are very small and appear to be white colored. Help please all my house plants are dying.

Ad

Hardiness Zone: 8a

By Miranda from Clearlake, WA

We are giving away $200 in Amazon gift cards for people who answer questions on ThriftyFun in February! Click here to find out more...

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

March 23, 20100 found this helpful

Spray them with hot pepper sauce, good luck.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
March 24, 20100 found this helpful

Filla spray bottle with 1 part rubbing alcohol to 3 parts water, that should kill them. Sounds like spider mites to me.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
July 16, 20141 found this helpful

Take pot and plant outside. Remove from dirt. Wash plant and roots off, and repot in new pot and dirt.

Reply Was this helpful? 1
Ad
February 20, 20160 found this helpful

I keep checking and use a wet toothbrush to brush the white away. Works well if vigilant!

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
In This Guide
Insect Problems on Houseplants
Solutions for Insect Pests on Houseplants
Categories
Home and Garden Gardening House PlantsMarch 22, 2010
Guides
Someone opening the door on their cupboard.
Tiny Black Bugs in the Cupboard
A woman holding a blue fly swatter.
Tiny Flying Insects in Your House
Getting Rid of Fruit Flies, Fruit Fly on Apple
Getting Rid of Fruit Flies
Tiny Orange Bug
Getting Rid of Tiny Orange Biting Bugs
More
😎
Summer Ideas!
🎆
Fourth of July Ideas!
👔
Father's Day Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/06/19 14:44:55 in 3 secs.
Loading Something Awesome!