Red Maple Insects - Knowledgebase Question

Sharpsburg, GA
Question by danno719
April 22, 2005
I have a Red maple that is about 3


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Answer from NGA
April 22, 2005

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Dan,

That sounds like you have scale insects. They secrete a honeydew like substance on which sooty mold grows. Contact your local County Extension Office or a local garden center for suggestions of insecticides that are available in your area, which control scale insect. Not just any product will do.

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