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TINY red bug

Posted by TropicalChallange13 HI (My Page) on
Mon, Jul 15, 13 at 14:57

I'm growing tomatillos, and this very very tiny red bug has shown up. It seams to be harmless, but is anything harmless? It's too small to get a photo of it. It barly looks like a bug at all. It looks more like a flax seed, but smaller. It does have texture to it that makes me think it is a bug, and more keep showing up. They don't seam to move. They don't seam to react to my chili peper/garlic/neem/soap spray, and they are pretty eay to brush off, but I don't want to just brush them off into the soil or grass to have them make there way back.
Any ideas of what they could be?


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RE: TINY red bug

Look up red clover mite. Not a problem for plants.


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RE: TINY red bug

Thanks, but nope not that. Does not have legs you can see, does not converge together. Maybe a few on on leaf, but on a clumping insect. feels like a seed, pull all of them off, but they keep ending up on the tomatillo and almost nothing else.


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