Mighty Mites

Sometimes the heat brings out the nastiest of little creatures – spider mites.It’s been over 80 degrees in Seattle this week, making my green garden warmer than normal. It seems no matter how many times I sulphur my basement, sterilize the equipment, bleach the garden floors, walls, buckets — those little fuckers manage to find their way in.

Prevention is always key – no people, pets or outside clothing should make contact with the garden gals. But shit happens, and so do bugs. [Read more…]