What's Happening Around Florida

Home » Category: Pests & Disease

Category: Pests & Disease

Geiger Tree Damage 101

Avatar photo
July 11, 2008

Links have been updated in this article from 2008. The Geiger trees are blooming and the insects are with us. Several times a year an insect comes along and feeds on the Orange Geiger Tree, Cordia sebestena. Not much seems to bother the ... READ MORE

Category: Pests & Disease
Tags: Insects, Tree

Factsheet: Disease is Killing Queen Palms (Syagrus romanzoffiana) 2005

May 3, 2005

Left: Late symptoms of mystery disease, note how the fronds do not break, nor do they hang parallel to the trunk. Several landscape managers reported that the palms were green one week and then it was as if they had been freeze-dried ... READ MORE

Category: Home Landscapes, Horticulture, Pests & Disease, UF/IFAS Extension
Tags: Collier County, Doug Caldwell, Dr. Monica Elliott, Queen Palm

Subscribe For More Great Content

IFAS Blogs Categories