Garden Plants and Their Problems

ENEMY DAMAGE CONTROL
Apple (cont.)
Apple red bug Leaves puckered with Add nicotine to petal fall
  small, dark spots; fruit spray.
  deformed.  
Plum curculio Small white grubs in Use codling moth sprays.
  fruit, which drops.  
Apple maggot Worms entering apples Special sprays in July:
  in summer, brown tunnels lead arsenate or DDT.
  in fruit.  

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Arborvitae
Bagworm Small bags hanging on Cut off bags; spray with
  twigs, black and white lead arsenate in early
  caterpillars. June.
Leaf miner Tips of twigs whitened DDT, but add a miticide.
  or light tan.  
Mites Foliage yellow or brown, Spray with Aramite or
  dusty with fine webs. Ovotran.
Scales Brown, hemispherical Summer oil or Malathon.
  shells.  
Arborvitae Brown, with white bloom; Contact sprays.
aphid in South; copius honeydew.  
Arborvitae Metallic green snout DDT or lindane.
weevil beetle.  
Ash
Borers-ash, li- Large tunnels in wood. Treat trunk, limbs with
lac, carpenter   DDT; inject carbon bisul-
worm   fide in holes.
Scale insects Shells on bark. Dormant oil spray.
Fall webworm Webs over ends of bran- Spray with lead arsenate or
  ches. DDT.
Ash bug, ash Loss of color in foliage. Spray with lindane.
lace bug



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