Category Archives: Houseplant scale

Gardening with houseplant scale

Here’s the info on that:

  • plants outside last summer
  • sprayed w/Safer soap upon bringing them in
  • forgot ‘em except watering thru holidays
  • Jan. comes and EEK – scales!
  • Hudson said at interview to spray again w/Safer
  • been spraying weekly since
  • leaf-drop stopped after 2nd spraying
  • still spraying and hoping
  • one 4 ft. Ficus and one 6 ft. Schefflera
  • next year I will use Di Syston as recommended by lecturer Jackie
  • let you know how they turn out