UPDATE 8 June 2022

BOX TREE CATERPILLER

At this time, the box moths are in flight and new eggs are laid. Now is not the time to treat. Pheromone traps do catch a number of male moths, but they are designed for monitoring purposes. They are not effective as a treatment.

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BOXWOOD BLIGHT

The humid ,rainy weather and the high temperatures have caused the first symptoms of the fungal disease to be detected. Especially plants that were affected last year should be treated well and monitored. Follow our warning notifications!

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BOX TREE CATERPILLER

The caterpillars are bright green with a black head. This Asian butterfly can grow as big as 4 cm. There are two generations in Belgium : April/May and August.

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BOXWOOD BLIGHT

The investation starts with black spots on the leaf. A few days later the affected leaves will fall down en masse and black stripes appear on the young twigs.

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