Why was gnat Nix discontinued?

Why was gnat Nix discontinued?

Growstone Gnat Nix! is the only scientifically-proven, chemical-free fungus gnat control on the market. It’s not just free of harmful pesticides and chemicals, it’s made from 100% recycled glass. Plants love it. Gnats don’t….Scientifically Proven.

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Does gnat Nix work?

After they mate, female fungus gnats lay eggs in the soil of potted plants – preferably moist soil. Gnat Nix discourages egg-laying by creating a physical barrier over the soil and keeping the surface dry. This winter, I tried a sample bag of Gnat Nix from Growstone and found it worked even better than sand.

How do I get rid of gnats in my Grow Tent?

First, try hydrogen peroxide as a soil drench to kill gnats and larvae. This will kill any microbial life in your soil, which is not ideal, but better than your plants dying from an infestation. Once your infestation is under control, reintroduce these beneficial microbes with a compost tea mix.

How do you get rid of gnats in hydroponics?

Hydrogen Peroxide: 3% hydrogen peroxide can be diluted into water and used to tackle a fungus gnat infestation in your hydroponic garden. Use less than two teaspoons for every gallon of water you use and consider starting off with an even lower dose of the hydrogen peroxide and working your way up.

Is gnat Nix discontinued?

This item has been discontinued, Please try our selection of Fungus Gnats Insecticides / Pesticides or Organic Pesticides for an alternative. Growstone Gnat Nix! is the only scientifically-proven, chemical-free fungus gnat control on the market.

What kills fungus gnats in soil?

Organic Fungus Gnat Control Hydrogen peroxide (the standard 3% topical variety) can be used as a soil drench. Mix one part peroxide with four parts water, and pour it through the soil at the root zone until it begins to come out of the base of the pot. The peroxide kills fungus gnat larvae on contact.

Does bottom watering help with fungus gnats?

What is this? Switching to bottom watering can help prevent overwatering your plant and making sure the plant roots get enough water while not drenching the top soil, making it attractive to gnats.

How do I get rid of bugs in my Grow Tent?

Dry the plant and container, then place it back in the grow room. Hang yellow flystrips to catch any remaining flies. A 2% solution of rosemary based soap, neem oil, and water can also be used, by spraying on and around the infection site. If all else fails, try predatory insects.

How do you treat soil gnats?

Eradicate your fungus gnat infestation for good with the following method: Put up a bunch of sticky traps, top-dress the soil with sand and do nematode soaks every 10 to 14 days until the problem is resolved. Also, stop overwatering your plants and eliminate any unnecessary sources of moisture. That’s it.

How do I keep bugs out of my hydroponics?

Solutions: Start by placing a few sticky traps that lure and capture adults around your plants. Neem oil sprays disrupt the pests’ growth and feeding patterns, keeping nymphs from turning into adults that lay more eggs. Key: Spray the undersides of leaves and stems where the nymphs cluster.

Do fungus gnats affect hydroponics?

Fungus gnats thrive on excess water and moisture near plant roots, so getting rid of fungus gnats in a hydroponic garden relies on you controlling the moisture of your plants. Kill eggs and larvae by allowing the growing medium to dry out in between waterings.