Re: how do i get rid of house plant nats

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Posted by Newt on May 19, 2003 at 20:47:50:

In Reply to: how do i get rid of house plant nats posted by debbie on May 12, 2003 at 06:21:54:

: nats need to go away


Hi Debbie,
They are called fungal gnats. I had them in my plants and just removed all the soil, washed the roots of the plants, washed the pots in a solution of one part bleach and nine parts water and repotted with fresh soil.

Here's a site that talks about using nematodes. Scroll down to the last question.

http://www.plantitearth.com/faq/display.asp?cat=4

Here's a place where you can get them.

www.gardensalive.com

Good luck,
Newt

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