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Pecan Phylloxera Treatment in Fort Worth, TX.

These dreaded insect pests target pecan trees and destroy the annual nut production if the insect infestation is not treated immediately. They resemble aphids in appearance and cause the infested tree to exhibit premature defoliation, branches falling, dead branches and reduced shoot growth. Pecan phylloxera can reproduce as many as several generations per season. Infested trees will have wart-like bumps, known as galls by tree care specialists, on their foliage. Although pecan phylloxera rarely destroys the tree, they will further weaken the tree and cause it to become susceptible to other destructive pathogens. Once the galls have appeared it is too late to treat the tree for that season; therefore, contact an experienced tree company immediately if you observe the above-mentioned symptoms or your tree is exhibiting signs of a sick tree. Pecan Phylloxera Treatment in Fort Worth, TX, call (817) 880-6130 for an Pecan Phylloxera diagnosing!

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Diagnosing Pecan Phylloxera

As is typical of many tree insect problems and tree diseases, pecan phylloxera target trees that are stressed and weak. Visible indication of their infestation occurs between April and June when Texas weather is warming. They overwinter and feed upon newly-developed tree foliage tissue. Trees that have manifested galls the previous year are more susceptible to advanced infestation and destruction. Proactive measures are always best to combat these damaging insect pests. Contact an arborist that treats sick trees and schedule a diagnostic evaluation. The experienced plant pathologist will examine the tree and environmental grounds and detail a tree evaluation report. A tree doctor will administer the necessary treatment and provide a one year warranty.


Treatment Of Pecan Phylloxera

Severely infested trees, branches, and ground debris must immediately be removed and destroyed by a professional tree removal service to eliminate the further infestation. Regularly-scheduled pruning of infested foliage and branches by a tree pruning service will reduce the pecan phylloxera populace. Insecticide applications are effective and must be timed and administered by an arbor care professional. Maintaining the health of your pecan tree by having a highly-trained tree expert administer deep root fertilization will boost the tree's health and resistance by 95% when administered annually. Your pecan trees are valuable investments that greatly increase your property value. Their health should always be protected. Entrust the care of your outdoor grounds and your important living investments to the best arborist in Fort Worth, Texas. Our ISA certified arborist, tree doctors, tree care specialists and arbor care professionals are highly experienced in caring for the trees and plants within Fort Worth and the surrounding cities. We will see to it that your prized pecan trees are always healthy!. If you have Pecan Phylloxera on your property, call (817) 880-6130 for a free consultation from a certified arborist in Fort Worth, TX.


Updated on April 10, 2019, at 2:05 PM by Arborist USA of Fort Worth.

   
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