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insecticide for tree borers

Discussion in 'Fertilizers, Pesticides and Diseases' started by woodlawnservice, Mar 16, 2013.

  1. robertsturf

    robertsturf LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,402

    Unfortunately you are probably too late. Borers as they damage a tree also cut off the flow of the life supply to the tops of the tree. If a tree is greater than 40% damaged it is probably too late. Good luck
     
  2. woodlawnservice

    woodlawnservice LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 712

    I would say 20%. Is it the borers that are actually causing the bark to fall.off? I've notices an abundance of ants under the loose pieces of bark... I figured they didn't cause the damages but are a results of the borers...
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