Growing Plants Indoors: Pest and Disease Management

Growing plants indoors can be very rewarding. Learn how to nip problems such as pest insects and plant disease in the bud so indoor house plants can flourish.

The major pests indoors are aphids, scales, whiteflies, mealybugs and mites. The pest insects usually enter the home on the houseplant itself or are brought in with other garden materials and find their way to the house plants.