What Are Mealybugs?
Yesterday we had a customer from Raleigh, NC who had some house plants that were not only covered in odorous house ants, but there were also many tiny puffs of what looked like cotton on the plants stems and leaves. These tiny puffs of cotton were actually mealybugs.
Mealybugs are common to the Raleigh Triangle area and are very similar to scale insects. They suck juices from the plants (cau...