Free shipping when you spend $25 or more on seeds
Free shipping when you spend $50 or more on other products

What is this small black grub that's turning my cherry tree leaves into lace?

my cherry tree has a small black grub-like critter turning the leaves to lace and the standard pyrethrem spray doesn't slow them down. any suggestions?

Fruit and Citrus • Pests

Dear Lynne

Your cherry tree is being atacked by the Pear & Cherry Slug. The product to use to control this pest is called Yates Success Ultra. When using this product ensure that all foliage, including undersides of leaves are thoroughly sprayed. Apply in early morning or late afternoon.



Answered: 6 Jan, 2019

We also plant seeds in the heads of gardeners

Join the Yates Garden Community to receive personalised monthly emails, and hear about exclusive promotions and giveaways.

Join Now
Stay Connected Facebook Instagram Youtube