Category Archives: Presentations

General review of crapemyrtles and common pests, crapemyrtle bark scale life cycle, spread, population dynamics, insecticidal control, and naturally occurring predators.

General review of crapemyrtle breeding, landscape use history, new crapemyrtle cultivars, other common insects and diseases of crapemyrtle bark scale, and an introduction to crapemyrtle bark scale.

How to prevent crapemyrtle bark scale, insecticidal control trials, non-target impacts on beneficial insects, naturally occurring predators, and currently confirmed alternative plant hosts in the landscape.