Tree & Shrub Insect Problems: Aphids

Aphids can come in many colors, from green to red and brown to purple. They can damage the leaf and stem of a plant by feeding on the plant's juices. As they feed, they excrete honeydew which attracts pest such as wasp, ants or flies. There is also a potential of spreading diseases from one plant to another.

Trees and shrubs Attacked:

Some plants show damage, though others may show:

What homeowners can do:

If you believe your trees or shrubs have and insect problem, call Grounds Services today for a no-obligations tree care visit at 419-536-4344.

 

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