Soft scales can be damaging to trees in the landscape

Hodgson, Dr. Erin
January 2008
American Nurseryman;1/1/2008, Vol. 207 Issue 1, p12
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the negative impact of soft scales on trees in the landscape. Soft scale infestation can severely stunt or kill young plants, while older plants can suffer reduced vigor, premature lead drop or twig death. Keeping plants properly watered and fertilized can help minimize the population growth of scales.


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