small flying bugs! what are they?

tabbycat123April 10, 2008

I know many of you use soil as a medium as well as hydro so I thought I would get a good response here.

On my soil seedlings and hydro plants I am seeing small fruit fly like bugs on the plants and flying around. Only a few right now, but Im pretty sure they've been multiplying. What are they and how can I get rid of them?? Any help is much appreciated. Thanks!

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grizzman

Well if they look like fruit flies, they probably are. Could be fungus gnats, though I believe they're the same thing by a different name.
I read on instructables one time the best trap for getting rid of them was an old wine bottle that was empty but had not been rinsed out.
good luck.

    Bookmark   April 10, 2008 at 9:56AM
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