Insects (Concentrates)

Yates Mite Killer

Controls European red mite and two spotted mite by contact action on a range of plants, including fruit, vegetables and ornamentals.


  • Fast acting natural miticde
  • Low toxic soap based spray, suitable for organic gardeners.
  • Soap coats the insect causing suffocation and desication.
  • Minimal risk to beneficial insects.
  • Controls European redmite and two spotted spider mite.
  • Easy to use measure bottle.


250g/litre fatty acids (potassium salts) in the form of a soluble concentrate.

Directions for use

Use 20ml per litre of water. Apply at first appearance of pest. Check foliage regularly at 10-12 day intervals and repeat application as required. To ensure good control, complete coverage of the plant, including the undersides of the leaves is necessary, especially on dense crops. Apply in the morning or early evening when temperatures are cooler. Use diluted spray mixture within 24 hours.


Use with caution on ferns. Test sensitive, tender plants before widespread use.

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