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Description: Anthracnose is a disease that has decimated much of the native Dogwood populations in the forests of the United… read more
Lace Bugs
Description: Adult lace bugs are approximately one-eighth to one-quarter of an inch long and have a highly ornamented wing and… read more
Lecanium Scale
Description: Lecanium scale is a term used to refer to any of a dozen species of soft scales associated with… read more
Obscure Scale
Description: Obscure scale is a key pest of oak but will also attack a wide variety of other trees such… read more
Orange Striped Oak Worm
Description: Orange striped oakworms are most often recognized in the caterpillar stage because of their defoliation of oak trees. They… read more
Southern Pine Beetle
Description: The Southern Pine Beetle (SPB) is a native insect and a natural part of the Southeastern forest. It is… read more
Spider Mites
Description: Spider mites are not insects but are more closely related to spiders. They have four pairs of legs, no… read more
Wax Scales
Description: Scale insects are commonly mistaken for something other than an insect. They are small, immobile and are covered in… read more
Japanese Beetles
Description: The adult Japanese beetle is broadly oval and nearly ½ inch long. The body is a bright metallic green… read more

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