lace bug on azaleas

Asked March 9, 2013, 12:00 PM EST

Is there a systemic insect control for azaleas, specifically for lace bug that I can buy in Clark County, WA.

Clark County Washington trees and shrubs insect issues horticulture

1 Response

Thank you for your question to Ask the Expert.

Yes, there are a number of systemic insecticides available in Washington for azaleas. Assuming that you are treating for the azalea lace bug, here is a good description of your options with useful information to minimize harm to pollinators and beneficial insects as well. http://pep.wsu.edu/hortsense/scripts/query/displayProblem.asp?tableName=plant&problemID=782&category...

Please let me know if you have any further questions.

Weston