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Posts Tagged: mealybugs

Top Ten Pest Notes of 2019

Foliage damaged by leaf curl. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

At some point, all of us encounter a pest in our home, garden, or landscape. But you're not alone!...

Posted on Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 8:00 AM
Tags: aphids (9), carpet beetles (3), control (50), fungus gnats (2), ground squirrels (1), management (37), mealybugs (4), opossum (2), peach leaf curl (6), pest management (34), pest notes (75), scales (3), thrips (4), UC IPM (224), whiteflies (5)

Insect Pests on Citrus Trees

Asian citrus psyllid adult and eggs on young citrus leaves. <br>(Credit: M. Lewis, CISR)

[This post has been modified from the article originally published in the Fall 2018 issue of the...

Posted on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 7:30 AM

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 (14), aphids (9), Asian citrus (1), car (1), dripping (1), honeydew (7), huanglongbing (35), leafhoppers (2), mealybugs (4), psyllids (2), scale (2), sooty mold (4), sticky (2), UC IPM (224), whiteflies (5)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

New Mealybugs Pest Note!

Mealybug colony. [Jack Kelly Clark]

Have you ever had an infestation of mealybugs on your houseplants or outside on your landscape...

Posted on Friday, March 11, 2016 at 1:36 PM
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