Soft lozhnoschitovka hurts a lot of houseplants. Female 3-4 mm long, slightly convex, widely oval asymmetric shape. Measures to combat schitovkami and lozhnoschitovkami: Once you have found schitovku, immediately isolate the plant, and at the same time and check the plants that were nearby. Adults schitovki protected from exposure to insecticides guard, but they can be removed from the plant.
To do this, it is best to use a cotton swab (for more delicate plants), a cloth or old toothbrush (for tougher leaves such as ivy or lemon). Brush or a cloth moistened in insecticide and carefully wipe each leaf on both sides, as well as the stems, even if you think that there is no pest. It is better to treat the entire plant, or an escaped villain - and a few days later, all plants will again be sprinkled schitovkoy. Simple spraying of insecticide will not help, so schitovkoy struggle with this whole work.
Of course, such plants as asparagus, small-leaved peperomiya able to save only a very diligent or professional gardeners, except where such small-leaved plant is severely impaired schitovkoy, it is easier to destroy, not yet infected other plants. When processing insecticide wipe window sill or shelf, where there was a plant, as well as window glass, as small larvae may not be noticed.