These bugs are eating our tree!

Asked July 10, 2020, 7:13 PM EDT

Can you tell me if we need to get rid of our old tree? The leaves are falling and this bug is sucking the life out of the -

Oakland County Michigan

1 Response

Hello,

Definitely not. A little leaf feeding isn't going cause long term harm.

I can't make out what that bug is though. The feeding injury looks like that of a sawfly.

That looks like a cherry leaf, can you confirm?

Howard