Insect disease on my gorgeous american linden, eggs on leaf bottoms

Asked July 7, 2018, 2:55 PM EDT

Started 2 years ago, something eating alll the leaves leaving only the “frame like a skeleton. July 5, 18 discovered more .....small, 32nd of an inch groups of eggs, of some kind of insect. Tree is probable 70 years old, huge, lost about 1/4 of green last year, and many more branches this year did not leaf out. Will try to load a photo of egg groups, and eaten leaves. Really desparate to save tree ! Thanks for any reply, or referral, Manchester, iowa jim hill 563-920-3714. Email,

Delaware County Iowa

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