Beech Hedge

Mark Mathews asked 11 years ago

I have a 2 yr old beech and white thorn hedge doing well 🙂 The problem is the beech are covered in what i believe to be fluffy aphids. What do you recommend i do ?

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 3 years ago
These are beech aphids and they can cause poor growth in a heavy infestation. usually ladybirds and other predators arrive and achieve control, but if the infestation gets very bad, you might consider a spray with a systemic insecticide.