Promogranate fruit pesticide control

Asked May 18, 2016, 5:42 PM EDT

What kind of pesticide control can be used to apply or spray on promogranate fruits that are infested with large flying insets- hard to describe- black color and emit liquid when treatened ?

Clark County Nevada integrated pest management insect issues horticulture

4 Responses

If possible, it is best to identify the insect first before spraying anything more than water on to the tree. I would suggest capturing a few and taking them to your local extension office for a positive identification. There address and phone number are:
Home Gardening Help Line (702-257-5555)
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
8050 Paradise Road, Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89123-1904
Phone: (702) 257-5587
Here is an information sheet that will help you with control measures: http://ucanr.org/sites/Pomegranates/files/122812.pdf

Thank you very much for a very informative respond on pomegranate manifestation.

Thank you very much for a very informative respond on pomegranate manifestation.

You are very welcome. Good luck.