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Dandelions in the Landscape

Flowering dandelion. (Photo: Gerald and Buff Corsi)

Dandelions are broadleaf plants easily recognizable by their bright yellow flower and puffball of...

Posted on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 9:40 PM
Tags: control (2), Dandelion (1), landscape (2), lawn (2), puffball (1), Roncoroni (1), turf (4), UC IPM (2), weed (1)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

‘Mosquito Hawks’ in Your House?

Adult crane fly.

You may be seeing long-legged, flying insects in your house lately, bouncing around the walls,...

Posted on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 9:25 PM
Tags: aerate (1), crane flies (1), eater (1), hawk (1), insects (2), lawn (2), mosquito (1), Pest Notes (2), thatch (1), turf (4), turfgrass (1), UC IPM (2)

Lawn Weeds? See the Newly Revised Pest Note!

Catchweed bedstraw. [J. DiTomaso]

Weeds can be found in just about every lawn. Weeds are not only unattractive to some people, but...

Posted on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 11:01 AM
Tags: control (2), lawns (1), LeStrange (1), management (1), Pest Notes (2), Reynolds (1), turf (4), UCIPM (1), weeds (1)

Spring Monitoring for Turf Insects-- Info for Landscape Professionals

Figure 4 Masked chafer larvae (white grubs).

[From the May 2015 issue of the UC IPM Green Bulletin] For landscape professionals: Turf areas,...

Table 1. Approximate monitoring and treatment times for some lawn insects.
Table 1. Approximate monitoring and treatment times for some lawn insects.

Table 1. Approximate monitoring and treatment times for some lawn insects.

Posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 12:22 PM
Tags: insects (2), IPM (1), landscape (2), Sutherland (1), turf (4)
 
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