Insect infestation by aphids is prevalent in Fort Worth. Our ISA certified arborist and tree doctors are continuously encountering and battling these unsightly nuisances. They siphon the nutritional fluids from tree foliage and prevent the tree from dispersing nutrients throughout its structure. Aphids cluster together on leaves and stems and secrete a sticky substance called honeydew which causes black mold.
As these insect pests multiply at an alarming rate. Aphids not only overtake your outdoor grounds, then also infest your house plants. Early treatment is essential in stopping their destruction. Therefore, contact an experienced tree company immediately if your tree is exhibiting signs of a sick tree. Also, if you observe tiny bumps on your tree foliage or plant leaves and stems.
Confirmed diagnosis of aphid infestation is rapidly provided by the ISA certified arborist. After examining the tree and residential outdoor environment. Then a diagnosis report is then completed and the arborist that treats sick trees administers the needed treatment.
Trees and plants that have been stressed, wounded and weak are most susceptible to infestation by aphids. In fact, Aphid reproduction is at the highest level during damp, warm Texas spring weather.
When you are in question as to the health of your trees, it is always best to contact an arbor care professional and schedule a diagnostic evaluation.
Aphids Treatment and Solutions
A professional tree removal company must immediately remove and destroy all severely infested or dead trees. This includes plants to reduce aphid presence. For exampleInsecticide applications are successful when scheduled and administered from a tree care specialist. Maintaining the health of your trees is the proactive way to prevent aphid infestation.
Similarly deep root fertilization increases the tree’s resistance to insect pests and tree diseases by 95% when administered annually. The tree expert injects under pressure the liquid nutrients the tree requires directly into its root zone. An ongoing tree health maintenance program designed for you by an experienced tree company. This will ensure that your valuable trees and residential grounds always remain beautiful and healthy.
Entrust the care of your prized living investments to the best arborist in Fort Worth, Texas. We have been providing quality tree health care to our community for many years. Our experienced staff of arbor care professionals, tree experts and tree care specialists are devoted to the high standards of tree health care protocols. Established by the International Society of Arboriculture.
Contact us at (817) 402-2055 and request your free Aphid Treatment consultation.