Posts In: Garden Care
July 2, 2020
June Bugs and White Grubs in my Garden
Milky Spore Granular is an organic long-lasting control for the Japanese beetle grub. The granular product can be applied using a drop spreader for easy complete coverage of your yard. Apply Spring, Summer, and Fall for two consecutive years. Guaranteed to last 10 years after the final application.
Lace Bugs on Lantana
Recently, several of our customers have brought in lantana infested with lace bugs. The following article is an excellent source of information concerning this problem. Lace Bugs on Lantana. Recommended treatment is spinosad, horticultural oils, or garlic pepper tea.
Ladybugs are general predators that feed on a variety of slow-moving insects including aphids, moth eggs, mites, scales, thrips, leafhoppers, mealybugs and other slow-moving insects. Ladybugs are a must-have for organic gardening or organic farming.
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July 2, 2020
Seasonal Ideas & Information For July
Don’t forget about your plants if you are planning a vacation this summer. Install a timer on your drip system. Here is a tip from the Texas Gardener: If your plants are in containers, set the containers in a shallow kiddie pool with a few inches of water. Place mosquito dunks in the water to prevent mosquitos. Another suggestion is to use a plant nanny in your pots and in the ground.
These insect pests produce a web that envelopes leaves near the tips of the branches. They prefer mulberry and pecan, however, webworms will feed on a wide variety of other landscape trees ( Oak) and shrubs.
These pests can be controlled with organic insecticides such as Dipel, Bio-worm Killer or other organic spray products containing Bacillus thuringiensis. B.t. The caterpillars eat it, become sick almost immediately, stop feeding and then die within a few days.
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May 30, 2020
Tom’s Thumb Nursery is proud to now carry MicroLife products! MicroLife products are one of the best organic garden care products available.
In 1986 they started their journey of learning true plant nutrition and that naturally led them to Organics. In 1988, they started manufacturing MicroLife with the intent then and the intent now … to make the best
plant and soil food in the world!
We believe that healthy soils, healthy plants, healthy planet, and healthy people are all connected. As such we take great care in how we manufacture all of the MicroLife products. We make sure that all of our products have the highest nutritional value possible so that all soils, plants, and people benefit.”
What We Carry
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|MicroLife 6-2-4||40 lb|
|MicroLife Humates Plus||40 lb|
|MicroLife Ultimate||40 lb|
|MicroGro Granular||25 lb|
|MicroLife Acidifier 6-2-4||40 lb|
|MicroLife Citrus (6-2-4)||40 lb|
|MicroLife Brown Patch (5-1-3)|
|MicroLife Hybrid (20-0-5)||20 lb|
|MicroLife Super Seaweed||1 Gal|
|MicroLife Ocean Harvest (4-2-3)||1 Gal|
|MicroLife Veg Flower||7 lb|
|MicroLife Mycorrhizal Plus||9 lb|
|MicroLife Liq Super Seaweed||Quart|
|MicroLife Liq Maximum Blooms||Quart|
|MicroLife Plant/Soil Energy||Quart|
|MicroLife 6-2-4||7 lb|
|MicroLief Humates Plus||9 lb|
|MicroGro Granular||9 lb|
|MicroLife Acidifier 6-2-4||7 lb|
|MicroLife Citrus||7 lb|
|MicroLife Brown Patch (5-1-3)||7 lb|