Tree Pest Alerts!
Worried about Whiteflies?
Reports of whitefly infestations in Indian River Counties & St. Lucie are increasing. Call Jimmy’s Tree Service at 772 569-4436 for identification confirmation if you suspect your property or trees are hosting these pests. Don’t panic! Whitefly infestations can be treated.
Ambrosia Beetle / Laurel Wilt Pathogen
The spread of the Redbay Ambrosia Beetle / Laurel Wilt Pathogen to Indian River County in 2006 and Brevard County in 2007 carries a threat to the trees in the laurel family. Please call Jimmy's Tree Service at 772 569-4436 to confirm the presence of the Ambrosia Beetle/Laurel Wilt Pathogen on your trees.
Ganoderma is a fungus that rots the lower part (4-5ft) of a palm trunk. Early symptoms of the disease are mild to severe wilting of the palm fronds.