Bugs And Viruses On Your Marijuana Plants
Bugs and Viruses can totally mess up your marijuana harvest. This page aims to be a comprehensive resource on the different types of bugs / pests / mold that can affect your marijuana crop, along with tips for preventing and solving each problem. Pests that can affect your marijuana plants include aphids, fungus gnats, thrips, green flies, black flies, mosaic virus, spider mites, caterpillars, inchworms, white flies, white powdery mildew / white powdery mold and stem rot.
Bugs & Viruses That Can Affect Your Marijuana Plants
- Barnacles / Scale Insects
- Broad Mites & Russet Mites
- Bud Rot or Mold
- Caterpillars & Inchworms
- Fungus Gnats
- Leaf Miners
- Leaf Septoria / Yellow Leaf Spot
- Root Rot
- Spider Mites
- White Powdery Mold
Bugs and Viruses on your Marijuana Plants, during the cultivation process, you’ll encounter caterpillars, moths, mealybugs, spider mites, Plus, you want to be especially careful when dealing with them. Although pesticides might seem like an attractive option, they can ruin your buds just as easily, making them unsafe for consumption.
Your best bet is to be preventative rather than reactive: try to make the environment as inhospitable to pests as you can. Otherwise, try to use organic deterrents that will be safe for human consumption if they contaminate the plant matter.