These are live insects and MUST be shipped OVERNIGHT. No USPS or ground shipping.
*Note: Use immediately upon delivery.
Light: 1 mite per sq. ft., bi-weekly, 2-3 weeks Heavy: 4 mites per sq. ft., bi-weekly, 2-3 times.
It is recommended for mite control that a minimum of 3-4 releases will be needed in an indoor area (Greenhouse, Grow room, etc...)
Two-Spotted Spider Mites, Western Flower Thrips, Onion Thrips, Cyclamen Mites, Broad Mites, Rust Mites, Brown Almond Mites, and survives on pollen when prey is not present.
Also known as Amblyseius californicus. Neoseiulus californicus comes from the sub-tropical regions and is a pear-shaped, lively,shiny mite with a pinkish red color and has long legs. Adults live 30 days and an lay up to 35 eggs.
Neoseiulus californicus can tolerate temperatures up to 95° Fahrenheit. Works great in outdoor gardens greenhouses and indoors.
Amblyseius californicus are affected by pesticides. Avoid spraying your crop one week before or after releasing predators. Some materials may be toxic to predators for up to four weeks.