Microscopically tiny, grape phylloxera is insects similar to aphids in appearance and are lethal to grape vines. Beautiful vines flourish throughout Arlington and the North Texas area in residential grounds as well as vineyards; therefore, certified arborists are on high alert for this deadly insect. Phylloxera hides within the soil and reproduces rapidly while destroying the vine's root system. At the first indications your vine is ailing, it is imperative to contact an experienced tree company and stop this virulent insect from devastating your grape vines! Grape Phylloxera Treatment in Arlington, TX, call (817) 402-2820 for an Grape Phylloxera diagnosing!
Due to the severity of phylloxera infestation, testing is expedited by the experienced plant pathologist who first examines the leaves and vines for visual indications. Pea-size bumps on foliage are casing for the insect's eggs and general thinning and leaf loss further support phylloxera presence. Root grafts are examined for the death of plant cells which provide nutrients to the vine. The soil is laboratory tested because infested soil is spread easily by rain and winds. The diagnosis report will state the immediate treatment needed and the Arlington arbor care professional will personalize the unique maintenance and care plan necessary to protect your vines.
Infested vines must be immediately removed by a professional tree service to prevent further phylloxera damage. Chemical and organic insecticide treatments must be scheduled and administered by an arborist who treats sick trees and a one year warranty on any treatment will be provided. Prevention is the greatest defense against this deadly insect and the best arborist in Arlington will advise you of resistant grapevine varieties to replace any diseased plants and maintain your residential grounds to ensure you will always be proud of your lush, beautiful vines! If you have Grape Phylloxera on your property, call (817) 402-2820 for a free consultation from a certified arborist in Arlington, TX.