Category Archives: Plant Disease

Should Trees Be Trimmed in Fall?

  The answer, according to experts is, "No." As Homeowners, we like to trim our trees as Summer begins to wind down and before leaves begin to fall.  Who, after-all, wants to be outside on the weekends raking up huge Mulberry or tiny Chinese Elm leaves when we can be enjoying ourselves while watching football…
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Ants & Citrus Disease

The Asian citrus psyllid is a small insect that feeds on the leaves and stems of citrus.  The psyllid, itself, is harmless but because of it's ability to serve as a carrying agent for huanglongbing, a disease which causes, "greening", it's presence has the potential to infect and destroy California's Citrus Industry. One of the ideas…
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