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Thrips


Thrips are narrow-bodied brown/black sap sucking insects approx 2mm long.  Feeding damage indicated by fine silvery-white mottling to on flower petals and the upper surface of leaves. Plants and flowers may also become distorted.   Some species of thrips can spread certain plant virus diseases on their mouth parts. 

Product solution: Provado Ultimate Bug Killer - aerosol, Greenhouse Fly Catcher sticky cards which can be hung up in the greenhouse to attract thrips and whitefly.