Two 'Natchez' crape myrtles demonstrate the potential impact of bark scale on the size and number of blooms in early summer. The tree on the left was treated seven weeks earlier with the insecticide dinotefuran, the one on the right was untreated.
Books about insects
Dealing with chiggers
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You're never more than five feet from a spider
A styrofoam cup with dry ice placed in the center of an interceptor can enhance the effectiveness of the cup.
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