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Something has been eating my lilly pillys over the winter

All the leaves look eaten. Wondering what I need to do to fix them up? See attached images

Australian Natives • Pests

Hi Rob,

Thank you for contacting Yates.

Looks like your Lillypilly is decimated by larvae of Lillypilly beetles. As we don't have any products in our range that are registered for this purpose, the best advice we can provide for control is to use a hand removal method. This is best done in the late afternoon when the beetles are not as fast moving. Get a bucket of soapy water handy place underneath the trees branches. Shake the branch to remove any of the beetles and drop them into the bucket of water. 

Hope this helps and happy gardening! 



Answered: 8 Sep, 2020

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