Amblyseius swirskii


LIVE DELIVERY GUARANTEED
Bottled as Adults and in Slow Release Breeding Sachets.
Adults  MUST be shipped OVERNIGHT.
Slow Release Breeding Sachets can be shipped 2-3 day.

 

Wide Temperature Tolerance 43° - 90° F

 INFESTATION QUANTITY TIME PERIOD
LIGHT 1 per sq. ft. bi-weekly, for 3-5 weeks
HEAVY 5 per sq. ft.
bi-weekly, for 3-5 weeks

 

Target Pests:   
Broad Mites, Thrips, Russet Hemp Mites, Spider Mites, Tarsonemid Mites and Whiteflies. When these pests aren't around A. swirskii can consume pollen.


Description: A. swirskiis are well suited for warm and humid climate conditions. They lay an average of two eggs per female per day. They feed on Thrips, Whiteflies, Spider Mites, Tarsonemid mites and pollen.


Release Rates: 1-5 mites/sq. ft. bi-weekly. for 3-5 weeks; 5K-20K/acre, bi-weekly, for 3-5 weeks. Works great in gardens and greenhouses. A minimum of 3-4 releases will be needed  in an indoor area.  (Greenhouse, Grow room, etc.)


Ideal Temperatures: Most effective at 77-83°F, and a relative humidity of 70%. These predators are most effective from March to November.