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    Crape Myrtle Bark Scale

    By ferti-lome ® | 404 Words | Posted 5/27/2020 | Comments
    Crape Myrtle Bark Scale is a recent invasive insect from Asia. In its native area it can infest a number of other plants, but right now it is mostly focused on crape myrtles.

    Cicada Killer Wasp

    By ferti-lome ® | 458 Words | Posted 5/13/2020 | Comments
    Cicada Killer Wasp is one of the largest wasps found in North America. It has recently been mistaken for the "Murder Hornet" that has been spotted for the first time in  the US.

    Black Spot on Roses

    By ferti-lome ® | 457 Words | Posted 5/5/2020 | Comments
    There are three common fungus problems that affect roses: Black Spot, Powdery Mildew and Cercospora Leaf Spot.

    Landscape Weeds

    By ferti-lome ® | 329 Words | Posted 4/29/2020 | Comments
    The landscape bed offers some challenges with weed control because there is a fine line between a weed and a desirable plant

    Ground Ivy

    By ferti-lome ® | 425 Words | Posted 4/29/2020 | Comments
    Ground Ivy, most commonly called Creeping Charlie is one of the most difficult weeds to control.

    DECIMATE™ Weed & Grass Killer: Glyphosate Alternative

    By ferti-lome ® | 567 Words | Posted 3/18/2020 | Comments
     ferti•lome® DECIMATE™ Weed & Grass Killer is a Group 10 Herbicide that is a non-selective herbicide for grassy and broadleaf weeds, plus some woody plant control products. It will kill all green vegetation contacted by spray

    Grasshopper Control

    By ferti-lome ® | 547 Words | Posted 7/17/2018 | Comments
    Grasshoppers can cause great economical damage to crops, turf, landscapes and gardens.


    By ferti-lome ® | 370 Words | Posted 7/17/2018 | Comments

    Fungicides 101

    By ferti-lome ® | 638 Words | Posted 6/5/2018 | Comments
    Eliminating a fungus takes multiple applications. Often the symptoms remain visible after applying a control product making it hard to tell if it was effective or not. 

    Let's help you decide which fungicide is best for your situation.

    Powdery Mildew

    By ferti-lome ® | 380 Words | Posted 5/31/2018 | Comments
    Powdery Mildew is a group of fungi with the common symptom of a grayish-white, powdery mat visible on the surface of leaves, stems, flower petals and fruit.