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Red maple branch covered in gloomy scales

Impervious Surface Thresholds for Sustainable Urban Tree Planting and Landscape Design

A foundation of IPM in urban landscapes is to put the right plant in the …

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Reward (diquat dibromide)

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of Reward (diquat dibromide).

Mapleworm egg cluster

Greenstriped mapleworm, Dryocampa rubicunda (F.), Lepidoptera: Saturniidae

This Insect Note describes the biology and management of greenstriped mapleworm, a caterpillar pest of …

2 weeks agoEntomology Insect Notes
Gloomy scale-infested branch

Gloomy Scale, Melanaspis tenebricosa (Comstock), Hemiptera: Diaspididae

Gloomy scale is an armored scale insect pest of ornamental trees, most commonly red maple …

2 weeks agoEntomology Insect Notes
Cypress weevil

Cypress Weevil

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the cypress weevil, an insect …

2 weeks agoEntomology Insect Notes
Female cicada killer wasp with cicada prey.

Cicada Killer Wasp

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the cicada killer wasp, a …

2 weeks agoEntomology Insect Notes
Figure 1. Full-grown bagworm in its protective camouflage.

Bagworms in Ornamental Landscapes

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of bagworms, a common ornamental plant …

2 weeks agoEntomology Insect Notes
Figure 1. Adult moth of the azalea leafminer.

Azalea Leafminer

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of the azalea leafminer.

2 weeks agoEntomology Insect Notes