White bugs on rose bush

Asked February 8, 2019, 2:27 PM EST

How do I get rid of the critters (See pictures attached.) attacking my miniature rose bush?

Anne Arundel County Maryland houseplant shrub miniature rose bush cast aphid skins

1 Response

This looks like the cast skins of aphids. Take a look at our page on aphids, a sucking insect. We assume this is a houseplant. You can wash off the plant with water and keep an eye out for any damage.
http://extension.umd.edu/hgic/topics/aphids-houseplants

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