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The Whitefly Invasion of S. Fla- Cotleur & Hearing Landscape Company
Transcript of The Whitefly Invasion of S. Fla- Cotleur & Hearing Landscape Company
of South Florida 3 Most Problematic S. Fla Whitefly Species
Rugose Spiraling Whitefly
Bondar's Nesting Whitefly Best Practices Guide Water thoroughly for 2 weeks to help plant absorb the insecticide. To help Prevent, Identify & Control the South Fla. Whitefly from causing damage to your landscape investment. Ficus Whitefly:
Ficus benjamina "Weeping Fig"
Banyan Trees What To Look For: Yellowing / Dropping Leaves Underside of Leaves: White Specs Where To Look: Broad Range of Host Plants From Palms to Woody Ornamentals & Fruit Trees What To Look For: Spiraling White Waxy Material Under Leaves Sooty Mold Bondar's Nesting Whitefly Where To Look: Ficus, Eugenia, Hibiscus, Coconuts, Citrus What To Look For: Underside of leaves white specs Sooty Mold Step 2- Take Inventory Do you have Whitefly? What Species? How much infestation do you have? Step 3- Develop A Plan of Action Preventative Treatment
Post Infestation Treatment? Apply systemic insecticide to base of plant material Post Infestation Treatment Options: Encourage Natural Predators Drenching with Systemic Insecticide Granular Application of Systemic At Base Trunk Spray Systemic Injection Into Plant Foliar Insecticide Application Trunk Injections: Injections of Insecticides into trunk of plant material *by professionals only *It's best to consult a landscape or pest control professional for post infestation treatment options. To Schedule A Complimentary
Whitefly Consultation: Contact: 561.203.1086 Common Host Plants in South Florida Ficus
'White' Bird of Paradise
........and the list continues to grow Treatment Pricing: Degree of infestation
Size & type of plant materials to be treated
Site conditions; such as access
Number of treatments required Prices will vary depending on: