palm trees - Knowledgebase Question

Dickinson, tx
Question by julstar7643
May 6, 2006
I have been told that palm trees are housing grounds for roaches and not good to use in your back yard. is that true

Answer from NGA
May 6, 2006



Roaches will live in a variety of areas where they can hide in organic matter. Mulches and tree bark are two examples. Palm trees are also a possibility. However you could always treat your tree with an appropriate insecticide to destroy in roaches present.

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