[NAFEX] Peach twig problems
William C. Garthright
billg at inebraska.com
Mon Jun 25 14:25:05 EDT 2007
> You have the classic symptoms of Oriental Fruit Moth which lays
> eggs in the tips of new growth. The egg hatches inside the shoot and
> tunnels downward. My experience is that if your trees are protected
> with an insecticide (my choice was Imidan, and still is) through petal
> fall to late June/mid July, it will do the trick.
Thanks, Ed, that's a big help! What a great list this is!
Lincoln, NE (zone 5)
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