What's your question? Ask

Hyacinth Plant

Q.I Have Bugs in My Japanese Maple

tymapes added on July 4, 2012 | Answered

These bugs are eating away the bark on the trunk. Any ideas on how to get rid of them?

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on July 5, 2012

While it is really dependent on the type of bug you are seeing, it may help to treat the tree with neem oil on a weekly basis for about a month. This should take care of whatever insect pest your tree has as well as any fungal issues that may pop up too.

Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.

Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Hyacinth Plant
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert