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Grape Phylloxera Treatment in Grapevine, TX.

Grape Phylloxera is lethal microscopic insects similar in appearance to aphids that hide within the soil and target the root systems of grape vines. This deadly insect is so destructive that in the 1990s Napa Valley lost nearly seventy percent of its grape vines because of Grape Phylloxera infestation. Texas has become a popular wine-growing area and lush vines flourish in Grapevine. Tree experts are aggressively battling this deceptive insect to prevent the damage Grape Phylloxera inflict. When the vine begins exhibiting a weak, thinning appearance the insects have already infested it; therefore, contact a tree care specialist immediately when you suspect your vine's health is impaired! Grape Phylloxera Treatment in Grapevine, TX, call (817) 968-1441 for an Grape Phylloxera diagnosing!


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Diagnosing Grape Phylloxera Disease

The experienced plant pathologist expedites the diagnosis report by inspecting the leaves, laboratory-testing the soil and examining root grafts of the grape vine. Infected vines exhibit early leaf loss and a noticeable thinning of the plant. Pea-size bumps that are encasements for phylloxera eggs appear on leaves. Root necrosis triggers the death of plant cells that provide nutrients for the grape vine. Soil testing confirms Grape Phylloxera infestation. The Grapevine tree doctor will analyze the diagnostic results and determine the immediate treatment needed and the continual maintenance care necessary to protect healthy vines.

Treatment Of Grape Phylloxera

Prevention is the key to combatting this noxious insect! Immediate removal and destruction of infested vines by an arbor care professional prevent further infestation. Insecticide treatments administered by an arborist that treats sick trees are effective in halting the advance of deadly phylloxera and a one year warranty is provided with these targeting treatments. Infected soil is spread by climatic conditions and foot traffic; therefore, vineyard and residential maintenance should be directed by an experienced tree company to prevent unintentional soil contamination. Protect your beautiful vines and their delicious grapes from this lethal insect by entrusting their care to the best arborist in Grapevine, Texas! If you have Grape Phylloxera on your property, call (817) 968-1441 for a free consultation from a certified arborist in Grapevine, TX.

Updated on January 14, 2019, at 12:15 PM by Arbor Care Experts of Grapevine.

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