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Ambrosia Beetle on my Avocado?

Posted by akarinz 9b (My Page) on
Fri, Jul 25, 14 at 0:20


I have a white fungus on my avocado tree and am really concerned it might be the ambrosia beetle. The tree is healthy, but I know that is irrelevant. Can anyone give me some ideas or confirmation please? This is really making me nervous. I've included a picture of the fungus on the trunk.


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RE: Ambrosia Beetle on my Avocado?

That just looks like a fungus. Its too circular and the beetles usually leave these little towers of sawdust sticking out from the sides of the tree.


RE: Ambrosia Beetle on my Avocado?

Thanks Scott. Any idea how to treat?


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