How to get rid of aphids: aphid control & prevention

How to get rid of aphids: aphid control & prevention

There are many different ways to get rid of aphids. We will show you how to control aphids naturally and will demonstrate the advantages of organic aphid control methods. A single aphid is not a big problem; however, aphids tend to mass reproduce. As the…

Whiteflies: how to identify, prevent & get rid of them

Whiteflies: how to identify, prevent & get rid of them

The tiny whiteflies on houseplants and in the garden can be very annoying. In this article, we reveal how to get rid of whiteflies using household remedies as well as natural methods. The term “whitefly” is a trivial name for various insects from the Aleyrodidae…

Clothes moths: detection, prevention & control

Clothes moths: detection, prevention & control

How to recognise clothing moths and their larvae and how to combat the clothes-eating moths successfully? Here are all our tips for fighting common clothes moths in the house. When it comes to clothing, there is nothing quite as infuriating as small holes in your…

Spider mites: how to identify, prevent & get rid of them

Spider mites: how to identify, prevent & get rid of them

Infestation with spider mites is a nightmare for every gardener. We will show how to recognise the damage and how to fight the annoying spider mites naturally and with household remedies. Every hobby gardener who has ever received unwelcome visits from spider mites knows how…

Oak processionary moth: facts, rash treatment & control

Oak processionary moth: facts, rash treatment & control

Oak processionary moth damages oak trees and can cause allergic reactions in humans. In this article, we will show you how to get rid of his moth from the garden. The fluffy brown caterpillars of the oak processionary moth (Thaumetopoea processionea L.) look quite cute…

Mildew on roses: expert tips for prevention & treatment

Mildew on roses: expert tips for prevention & treatment

A white or grey coating on roses can indicate mildew. We reveal how to detect downy and powdery mildew on roses and how to combat it effectively. Roses (Rosa) are one of the ornamental plants with a long tradition of cultivation. Because of breeding, roses…

How to get rid of the box tree moth?

How to get rid of the box tree moth?

The box tree moth is feared by many gardeners and box tree lovers. All the methods of eliminating the box tree moth are explained here. The box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) is an insatiable pest. In a case of a heavy infestation a young or a…

Cabbage white butterfly: detection & control

Cabbage white butterfly: detection & control

Is the caterpillar of the large cabbage white poisonous? What are the ways to treat this pest? Find all the answers in this article. The diet of the cabbage white (also large cabbage white) butterfly consists primarily of the leaves of headed cabbage, cauliflower, green…

Mealybugs: how to detect, prevent & get rid of them

Mealybugs: how to detect, prevent & get rid of them

Indoor plants such as orchids and cacti are often the prey of mealybugs. In this article, we explain what is the best way to combat these bugs. No one is ever happy to make the discovery of these little insects living on their beloved plants.…

June bugs: detection, treatment & prevention

June bugs: detection, treatment & prevention

June bugs are annoying and their larvae can cause massive damage to the roots of plants. Find out how to treat these pests effectively here. The June beetle, also referred to as the summer chafer (Amphimallon solstitiale), is closely related to the cockchafer (or May…