Pest description and crop damage Small gray-black weevil with white mottling, sometimes with pink or orange spots. It may kill small branches and sometimes small trees.
Keep trees healthy. Remove and burn infested twigs. Avoid planting on drought-prone or wet sites. Frequently, cultural control provides the only practical option available.
- bifenthrin ( OnyxPro, Sniper and others)-Restricted use. (Grp 3)
- esfenvalerate (Asana XL and others)-Restricted use pesticide. (Group 3)