europian sawfly damage

Asked September 15, 2017, 12:02 PM EDT

can a defoliated mugo pine be saved after sawfly infestation?

Carroll County Maryland trees and shrubs shrubs

1 Response

The tips of a mugo pine will regrow after a sawfly infestation, but they will not regrow past the tips along the branches. Unfortunately, there is really not much you can do but take out the defoliated plant and choose a replacement.