Fig Whitefly In South Florida
Fig Whitefly affects ficus hedges and trees which causes them to drop their leaves. Ficus hedges are commonly used for privacy and with Fig whitefly in them its harder to have privacy. Beach Environmental does a systemic drench which helps prevent/eradicate them to keep Ficus hedges full and healthy.
Fig White fly can be found on the following trees and scrubs
- Ficus tree / Hedge
- Gold Mound
To maintain a privacy hedge around the property, the infected plants need to be deep root drenched with a liquid insecticide at least twice a year.