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Dealing with Snails and Slugs in the Garden

Immature gray garden slug on strawberries. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

Snails and slugs can be destructive pests in gardens and landscapes when they devour entire...

Posted on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 1:18 PM
Tags: damage (1), Flint (1), garden (1), landscape (1), Pest Notes (2), pests (1), plants (2), slugs (1), snails (1), UC IPM (5), vegetables (1), Wilen (8)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

New Invasive Plant Resources

Dyer's woad. (S. Orloff)

Invasive plants—plants that can disperse, establish, and spread without human assistance or...

Posted on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 3:00 PM
Tags: DiTomaso (2), invasive plants (1), Kyser (1), nursery (1), Orloff (1), ornamentals (1), Stapleton (1), UC IPM (5), Wilen (8)

Why are Invasive Plants a Problem?

Yellow starthistle plant. (J. M. DiTomaso)

Invasive plants frequently escape from ornamental plantings and are a serious problem in...

Posted on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 9:20 AM
Tags: Bell (1), DiTomaso (2), invasive (1), Pest Notes (2), plants (2), UC IPM (5), Wilen (8), yellow starthistle (1)

The Ficus Leaf-Rolling Psyllid: A New Pest of Ficus microcarpa

Fig 1. FLRP causes a distinctive,  tight, typically complete leaf roll. [D.R. Hodel]

[From the August 2016 issue of the UC IPM Green Bulletin] A new psyllid pest that causes a...

Posted on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 8:30 AM
Tags: Chinese banyan (1), cuban (1), dara (1), eskalen (1), ficus (1), FLRP (1), hodel (1), Indian laurel fig (1), leaf (1), management (1), ohara (1), pest (2), roller (1), rolling (1), UCIPM (1), wilen (8)

Help Slow the Spread of Asian Citrus Psyllid in California

Figure 1. Highly magnified adult Asian citrus psyllid feeding on citrus. [B. Grafton-Cardwell]

[From the March 2016 issue of UC IPM's Retail Nursery & Garden Center IPM News] Asian citrus...

Posted on Friday, April 29, 2016 at 1:33 PM

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