What kills spider mites?


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Spraying infected plants with chemical pesticides or organic repellents kills the spider mites living on the plants. It is recommended to first spray off the plant with water to remove as many spider mites as possible.

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If you do not want to use chemical pesticides on your plants, there are some efficient organic repellents. These are derived from natural based oils and are not harmful to the plant. One way to get rid of spider mites is to spray the infected plants with a mixture of water and rosemary essential oil. Rosemary oil kills the spider mites but does not harm the helpful mites that eat spider mites.

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