Wide Temperature Tolerance 43° - 90° F
|LIGHT||1 per sq. ft.||bi-weekly, for 3-5 weeks|
|HEAVY||5 per sq. ft.||
bi-weekly, for 3-5 weeks
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.