Pine beetles prevention in Houston
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Pine tree care in Houston and the woodlands, Pine tree Beetles
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Are you noticing dead pine trees.
There are five different species of bark beetles which infest pine trees. We have a method of controlling or stopping pine beetles. Our company can help you control Pine beetles on you property.
Alphacorps Tree and environmental care provides specialized tree care
tree services to the
Memorial area of houston tx, cypress fairbanks, river oaks of Houstn, The woodlands ,Spring
tx and Conroe.
Although they will also occasionally choose to infest spruce or larch trees. The dendroctonus species of bark beetles primarily feed on pine trees, Pine trees can be weakened by bark beetles, or infestation may become so severe as to kill off the entire tree.
What do they look like?
The beetles spend most of their time underneath cover of the bark and are rarely seen. Pine bark beetles may have infested your tree if you note that the tree has needles around the crown which have yellowed, or gradually gone from yellow to a brownish or reddish orange. You may also note small holes within the body of the tree trunk or pitch around those holes.
How do they hatch
The egg to adult stages ranges average from 26 to 54 days. The beetles may have as few as three generations and as many as seven generations in Texas. The beetles stay over winter inside trees at all stages. In the spring when the dogwoods bloom, adults begin to fly. Females land on host trees, 2 - 9 m off the ground, bore through the bark.
They produce a pheromone that attracts males and females together to attack the tree en mass. Females begin building egg galleries. Mating takes place in the gallery followed by female egg laying.
What we provided
We can Spray pine beetles for control or use or new shield treatment. The shield program is not used by other companies as it is proprietary. We also have other proprietary methods to treat for pine beetles that other companies cant provide. For pine beetles, treatment for pine beetles , pine borers, white pine beetle, information pine beetles. Call us for consultation. 936-445-0095 or use our contact form above.
Need a tree doctor? We provide diagnosis and tree care services in Houston, Cypress , Memorial area , the heights, Atascocita, Spring, The champions, cypress fair banks, the Woodlands and magnolia. Were tree health experts. We can inspect and diagnose trees and treat trees for various diseases .