TITLE

Soft scales can be damaging to trees in the landscape

AUTHOR(S)
Hodgson, Dr. Erin
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
American Nurseryman;1/1/2008, Vol. 207 Issue 1, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
28048300

 

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