Preferred food: Two-spotted spider mites and many others. Predators will consume egg, nymph and adult stages of pest mites.
Neoseiulus californicus is an oblong, tiny predatory mite that feeds on a variety of prey. Use on crops including: cucumbers, tomatoes, strawberries, tropical foliage plants, and greenhouse roses. Use in gardens, fields, orchards and greenhouses.
Shipment, biology and release: Use these beneficial mites when temperatures are between 60-80° F. and there is a minimum of 60% humidity. These predatory mites consume their prey at a more leisurely pace (one adult or a few eggs per day), and can survive longer under starvation conditions.
Release rates: Use 1,000 per 4,500 sq. ft. of infested area.
Ships FedEx Overnight Only.
When will my order ship?
• Orders ship Monday – Wednesday and may take 2 days to process.
• Orders placed Wednesday will ship the following Monday.
Outdoors, Crops, Orchards & Vineyards, Nursery, Greenhouse, Grow Room, Hydroponics, Aquaponics, Pond & Environment, Interiorscapes, Container Plants
Pests and IPM
This product works as a beneficial insect for control of the following: Brown Almond Mite (Bryobia rubrioculus), Mites (Tetranychus sp), Spider Mite (Mult), Two-Spotted Spider Mite (Tetranychus urticae)