Mealy Bug are protected with white waxy threads which often makes chemical control unsuccessful. Mealy Bug attack a wide range of house plants and ornamentals.
This predatory ladybird is a specialist in clearing Mealy Bug. They feed on all stages of the Mealy Bug and consume between 30 – 70 a day.
When to treat
Use at temperatures over 20°C.
Use regular introductions between June and August for effective control.