Rose Pests

The references listed below are provided as a resource for discovering more about rose care. These have been selected from reliable sources and may not all agree with conventional wisdom, or even with each other. Because of variations in soil, sunlight, very local climate conditions, and personal preferences your should select recommendations that are suitable to you.

Aphids

  1. Aphids, Mites, and Thrips, UF/IFAS Gardening Solutions
  2. Rose Aphid, NC State Extension Publications
  3. Aphids on Flowering Ornamental Plants in the Landscape, UGA Extension
  4. Aphids, UGA Extension
Photo Credit: gardenerspath.com

Mites

  1. Mites, UF/IFAS Research & Education Center in Apopka, FL.
  2. Twospotted Spider Mites on Landscape Plants, NC State Extension Publications
  3. Twospotted Spider Mite, NC State Extension Publications
  4. Twospotted Spider Mite, UGA Extension
  5. How To Detect And Control Spider Mite Infestations, Gardener’s Path
  6. Rose Pests and Diseases in Florida, UF/IFAS Gardening Solutions
Photo Credit: UF IFAS

Scale

  1. Tipping The Scales, UF/IFAS Extension
  2. Soft Scale Identification and Management on Ornamental Plants, NC State Extension Publications
  3. Scales, UGA Extension
  4. Rose Pests and Diseases in Florida, UF/IFAS Gardening Solutions
Photo Credit: UF/IFAS Gardening Solutions

Thrips

  1. Chilli Thrips, Scirtothrips dorsalis Hood, UF/IFAS Research & Education Center in Apopka, FL.
  2. Chilli Thrips, Extension Entomology, Texas A&M University
  3. Chilli Thrips, UF/IFAS Gardening Solutions
  4. Chilli Thrips, USDA National Invasive Species Information Center
  5. Flower Thrips, UF/IFAS Research & Education Center in Apopka, FL.
  6. Thrips on Ornamental Plants, UF/IFAS Extension
  7. Western Flower Thrips, UF/IFAS Research & Education Center in Apopka, FL.
  8. Florida Flower Thrips, UF/IFAS Extension
  9. Chilli Thrips: A Pictorial Guide, American Rose Society
  10. Rose Pests and Diseases in Florida, UF/IFAS Gardening Solutions