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Curling Leaves on Plants

Plant problem diagnostic tool menu.

If you are puzzled by curling leaves on plants in your garden or landscape, you may need to do some detective work to figure out the cause. Curling leaves can be caused by many problems, including insect damage, disease, abiotic disorders, or even...

Plant problem diagnostic tool menu.
Plant problem diagnostic tool menu.

Plant problem diagnostic tool menu.

Posted on Monday, May 21, 2018 at 1:16 PM
Tags: abiotic (4), aphids (43), damage (12), herbicide (5), leaf curling (1), peach leaf curl (5), thrips (8), UC IPM (219), whiteflies (4)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Fruit Tree Monitoring for Pests

Purplish, scabby spots on apricot fruit and holes in leaves caused by shot hole disease. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

Stone fruit trees like apricot, cherry, nectarine, peach, plum, and prune are a staple of many backyard gardens and landscapes. Unfortunately, there are a variety of pests that can weaken trees and spoil fruit. Caring for trees correctly and monitoring...

Posted on Monday, May 7, 2018 at 1:43 PM
Tags: apricot (4), brown rot (2), cherry (6), eutypa dieback (2), monitor (3), nectarine (6), peach (3), peach leaf curl (5), pest (74), plum (3), prune (5), shot hole disease (1), spotted wing drosophila (4), UC IPM (219)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Top 20 Pest Notes of 2017

Larva and adult furniture carpet beetles. [Credit: D-H Choe]

Pests have popularity contests too. We recently looked at how many visits our popular Pest Notes publication series received in 2017. If you aren't familiar, the UC IPM Pest Notes series are science-based publications written and reviewed by experts on...

Posted on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 4:31 PM
Tags: aphids (43), bark (3), bed bugs (24), carpet beetles (2), clothes moths (5), fire blight (2), fungus gnats (1), gophers (4), hives (1), honey bee swarms (1), leaffooted (4), management (25), peach leaf curl (5), Pest Notes (57), rats (8), scale (2), soil solarization (1), spider mites (2), squirrels (1), thrips (8), UC IPM (219), widow spiders (1)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

It's Time to Spray for Peach Leaf Curl in Wet Winter Climates

Foliage damaged by peach leaf curl. [J.K.Clark]

Winter slows down many garden pest problems, but it's also a key time for gardeners to take actions to prevent certain pest problems that occur in the spring. One of the most important of these preventive practices is application of dormant treatments...

Posted on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 12:45 PM
Tags: bordeaux mixture (1), cholorothalonil (1), copper (1), disease (30), lime (1), nectarine (6), peach (3), peach leaf curl (5), sulfur (1), taphrina deformans (1), treat (1), treatment (3), UC IPM (219)

Dormant Sprays for Peach Leaf Curl

Foliage damaged by peach leaf curl.

Winter is a key time for gardeners to take preventive actions against peach leaf curl in some areas in California. Caused by the fungus Taphrina deformans, peach leaf curl causes distortion, thickening, and reddening of foliage as peach and nectarine...

Foliage damaged by peach leaf curl.
Foliage damaged by peach leaf curl.

Foliage damaged by peach leaf curl. [Photo by J.K. Clark]

Posted on Monday, November 24, 2014 at 3:03 PM
Tags: leaf curl (3), peach leaf curl (5), Pest Notes (57)
 
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