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Sticky mess on plants

Feeding by aphids created this sticky honeydew on crape myrtle leaves. (Credit: Belinda Messenger-Sikes)

Are you seeing cars, sidewalks, driveways, or other plants covered in sticky stuff, especially...

Posted on Monday, September 24, 2018 at 3:06 PM
Tags: ants (2), aphids (8), Asian citrus (1), car (1), dripping (1), honeydew (2), huanglongbing (1), leafhoppers (1), mealybugs (2), psyllids (1), scale (2), sooty mold (2), sticky (1), UC IPM (6), whiteflies (3)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Curling Leaves on Plants

Plant problem diagnostic tool menu.

If you are puzzled by curling leaves on plants in your garden or landscape, you may need to do some...

Plant problem diagnostic tool menu.
Plant problem diagnostic tool menu.

Plant problem diagnostic tool menu.

Posted on Monday, May 21, 2018 at 1:16 PM
Tags: abiotic (1), aphids (8), damage (1), herbicide (1), leaf curling (1), peach leaf curl (2), thrips (2), UC IPM (6), whiteflies (3)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Top 20 Pest Notes of 2017

Larva and adult furniture carpet beetles. [Credit: D-H Choe]

Pests have popularity contests too. We recently looked at how many visits our popular Pest Notes...

Posted on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 4:31 PM
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Still Seeing Aphids on Your Plants?

Rose aphids infesting a blossom. (Photo: Jack Kelly Clark)

Are you surprised to see aphids on some of your plants this time of year? With the current mild...

Posted on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 9:10 AM
Tags: aphids (8), management (3), pests (2), UC IPM (6), winter (1)

Beneficial Predators Fight Garden Pests

Lady beetle life cycle (clockwise) eggs, larva, pupa, adult.

You're probably familiar with lady beetles (aka lady bugs), common beneficial insect predators that...

Posted on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 9:06 PM
Tags: aphids (8), assassin (1), beneficial predators (1), garden (2), insects (1), landscape (2), pesticides (1), pirate (1), predaceous ground beetle (1), spiders (1), UC IPM (6), wasp (1)

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