Little fuzzy white bugs are a common menace in many gardens. Getting rid of them can be a particularly daunting task. Besides being unsightly, these pests have negative consequences; they suck the life out of plants. There are numerous pests that affect various species of plants in different environments. Mealybugs, also known as the little fuzzy white bugs, however show up in greenhouses, house plants and gardens as well.
They are the problem many gardeners would rather not have to deal with, yet are quite the menace. There are numerous ways you can get rid of these pests without causing any unnecessary harm to your plants. But before delving into the nitty gritty, we need to tackle the question of, “what exactly are mealybugs?”