Buy Do It Yourself Scale Control, Professional Grade Scale Killer Spray
Scales are a large family of insects that can do a lot of damage to trees and shrubs. Most types of scale are host-specific, so good news is that one infestation shouldn’t take out all the plants in your landscape. There are two main classes of scale, soft scale and hard scale. Soft scale are, as the name implies, soft, while hard scales are armored and go through crawler phases where they are mobile as well as phases where they are immobile. Because there are so many types of scale they can look drastically different buy with a scale infestation you will usually see the population on branches of the affected plant. Soft scale will often look like little white masses on branches-these can often times be easily sprayed off of a plant with a hose. Hard scales will congregate on branches however will look completely different dependent on the species. These scales are far more difficult to control and usually require some sort of professional grade insecticide and often times some pruning as well. When looking for how to control scale on your landscape plants, first try to identify whether you are dealing with soft scale or hard scale as this will help you pick the best course of action.
Essentria IC3 is an organic insecticide for the control of many flying and crawling insects including ticks, mosquitoes, fleas, bed bugs and many more. Essentria is safe to be used in homes and food preparation settings and the ideal product to use in organic gardens and organic pest control in general.
PT Cy-Kick CS Pressurized Insecticide
PT Cy-Kick CS is an aerosol insecticide meant to be applied in cracks and crevices to provide indoor control of ants, cockroaches, spiders, ticks, fleas, and many other nuisance pests. Cy-Kick CS’s microcapsule formulation helps provide extended residual control for weeks after application, and its aerosol technology eliminates the need for application equipment.
Ultra-Pure Horticultural Oil
Ultra-Pure Horticultural Oil is a certified organic product for the control of powdery mildew as well many damaging insects commonly found on plants including aphids, adelgids, scale, mites, leafminers, mealybugs and more.