Pest & Disease Control

Biological Pest Control Chemical Suppliers in South Africa - Hydrax Hydro

Pest & Disease Control

Garden pest and disease control is something gardeners have been dealing with for years. Whether they are mammals, birds, or insects, cultivated plants seem to have targets on their back. If left unchecked, an infestation can end up ruining your crop. There are a wide variety of treatments available that will quickly knock down a pest population. A magnifying glass and regular inspection can save your garden from ruin. Often, pests are hidden on the underside of leaves. The most important thing is to monitor your plants regularly. 

It is important to do something to control the outbreak. We highly recommend natural or organic gardening practices. You can find all the best pest and disease control products here at Hydrax Horticulture Supplies and all our listed products are environmentally friendly. When a pest insect problem arises, implementing a natural or organic treatment is the best way to contribute to a healthier way of living. 

Let us look at some of the most common indoor plant pests:

  • Spider mites
  • Thrips
  • Aphids
  • Whiteflies
  • Fungus Gnats

Now let us look at some common indoor plant diseases:

  • Powdery Mildew
  • Downy Mildew
  • Gray Mold
  • Root Rot
  • Iron Deficiency

Those are some common pests and diseases, but there are many more not listed, it’s always important to do your research in regard to the pets and diseases you have to look out when choosing the plants, you want to grow.

One of the brands we supply here at Hydrax Horticulture is Biogrow organic products for pest and disease control. They have a wide variety of products for, insect control, disease control, pest control, snail and slug control, foliar feeding and weed, moss and algae control to name a few.

You can use the products individually, but it has been designed to be used in unison with each other, so you can mix and match the products to get the best fit for your plants problem.

Here are some of the products they have:

  • Pyrol: Insecticide
  • Copper Soap: Natural organic fungicide.
  • Phyta: Suspension that will stimulate growth.
  • Biotrissol: Organic foliar feed.
  • Ferramol: Organic rainfast pellets for snails and slugs. Animal and eco-friendly.
  • Finalsan Herbicidal Soap: Natural herbicide which kills moss and algae.
  • Radivit: Universal compost activator.
  • Bioneem: Bio pesticide.
  • Vegol: Organic, broad spectrum insecticide.
  • Neudosan: Natural organic contact insecticide. Useful against soft-bodies insects.
  • Hi-Clean: Eco-friendly, non-allergenic general cleaning agent.
  • Biochar: High carbon product that increases fertility of soil.

Always take care of not only your plants but also the environment around them, because you can’t grow healthy plants if the environment isn’t healthy as well. Using all organic products for your plants, whether in a hydroponic system, indoor grow tents or outside, is the best option to go if you want high yields, amazing crops and beautiful plants that is not causing any harm to the environment around it.