Questions tagged: scale

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Ashlyn
Answer: Hi Ashlyn Lilly Pilly’s are generally pest resistant but they are affected by a couple. It sounds like you are having a problem scale. These ...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 10:42AM, 10 Mar 2016
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Janet
Answer: Hello Janet, Thank you for contacting Yates with your enquiry. You appear to have a case of scale on your lemon fruit and foliage. Treat scale on c...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: scale, citrus
Answered: 05:08PM, 24 Apr 2016
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ashlie
Answer: Hi Ashlie, Thank you for contacting Yates regarding your veggies, sounds like you have an infestation of scales. Try Yates Nature’s Way Citru...
Category: Vegetables & Herbs
Tags: scale, veggies
Answered: 04:13PM, 15 Aug 2016
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Swapan
Answer: Hi, Thank you for contacting Yates. Looks like you have scale there, which is very common in roses at this time of year. To control, spray your shr...
Answered: 02:07PM, 21 Aug 2016
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David
Answer: Hi David, Thank you for contacting Yates regarding your citrus tree, try Yates Nature’s Way Citrus & Ornamental Spray which is an organic...
Category: Pests
Tags: scale, citrus
Answered: 01:19PM, 25 Aug 2016
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Barry
Answer: Hello Barry, Sounds like a case of scale insect infestation. We recommend Yates Pest Oil. It’s available in both a convenient ready to use sp...
Category: Pests
Answered: 04:47PM, 09 Sep 2016
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Frances
Answer: Hi Frances, Thank you for contacting us. Please try Yates Pest Oil to control scales on your frangipani tree. Please ensure you have read through t...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 01:18PM, 09 Nov 2016
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lyn
Answer: Hi Lyn, Thanks for contacting Yates. From your description it sounds like you have an issue with sooty mould on your gardenia. This is produced whe...
Answered: 12:39PM, 13 Jun 2017
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Subir
Answer: Hi Subir, Thanks for contacting Yates. Sooty mould is caused by the sap that is exuded from sap sucking insects such as scale or aphids. The best w...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 09:56AM, 22 Jul 2017
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Kevin
Answer: Hi Kevin, Thanks for contacting Yates. It looks like your Lilly Pilly is under a pest attack. I can see scale damage there. What I would recommend ...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 02:35PM, 22 Jul 2017
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Mike
Answer: Hi Mike, Thanks for contacting Yates. Pest oil is a great product to scale and aphids, however, with all products in our range, they are registered...
Answered: 10:34AM, 23 Aug 2017
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Sue
Answer: Hi Sue, Thank you for contacting Yates. You can use regular sprays of YatesÆ Natureís WayÆ Citrus & Ornamental Spray. Just be sure to use as di...
Answered: 01:37PM, 04 Sep 2017
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Danielle
Answer: Hi Danielle, Thank you for contacting Yates. From the photo it looks like you have a infestation of scale on your tree. The black that is also appe...
Answered: 03:05PM, 25 Oct 2017
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Laura
Answer: Hi Laura, Thank you for contacting Yates. The white scale on the stems sounds like it is the hard scale. This can be difficult to control and requi...
Category: Roses
Answered: 12:02PM, 16 Nov 2017
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Michelle
Answer: Hi Michelle, Thank you for contacting Yates. It seems the Golden Cane palm is affected by scales. We would recommend using Yates Confidor Lawn &...
Category: Potting Plants
Tags: scale, palms
Answered: 11:17AM, 07 Feb 2018
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Vikki
Answer: These scale insects are sap sucking so the best way to control them is with a spray such as Yates® Nature’s Way® Citrus & Ornamental Spray.
Category: Pests
Tags: scale
Answered: 03:03PM, 02 Jul 2014
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Mike
Answer: Hi Mike, Thank you for contacting Yates. Sounds like infestation of white louse scales. The product you need to apply is Yates Lime Sulfur, Insect ...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: scale, citrus
Answered: 06:15PM, 24 Mar 2018
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Samantha
Answer: Hi Samantha, Thank you for contacting Yates. The spots on the tree and leaves there are of a black scale. These can be tricky to control and need a...
Category: Pests
Answered: 04:01PM, 07 Oct 2018
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Chris
Answer: Hi Chris, Thank you for contacting Yates. Your poor tree is suffering from a heavy scale infestation. These pests suck the sap out of the plant cr...
Category: Diseases
Tags: scale, native
Answered: 03:31PM, 18 Nov 2018
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Sophie
Answer: Hi Sophie, Thank you for contacting Yates. The yellowing leaves on your citrus is an indication its suffering from a magnesium deficiency. This is ...
Category: Fertilising
Answered: 04:03PM, 24 Jan 2019
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Bill
Answer: Hi Bill, Thank you for contacting Yates. Your poor plant is suffering from pest invasion there. I can see some aphids, scale and mealy bugs calling...
Category: Diseases
Answered: 04:21PM, 08 Feb 2019
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David
Answer: Hi David, Thank you for contacting Yates. From the photo it appears that you have a scale on your fig, we recommend applying ‘Yates Nature’s Way Ci...
Category: Fruit & Citrus
Tags: scale, fig, fruit
Answered: 01:50PM, 14 Feb 2019
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Div
Answer: Hi Div, Thank you for contacting Yates. It sounds like scale infestation, to be exact, the pink wax scale if the colour is pink. To control, Try &...
Category: Diseases
Tags: scale, Lillypilly
Answered: 01:18PM, 22 Mar 2019
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Stephen
Answer: Hi Stephen, Thanks for your enquiry. Firstly, apologies for the delay in responding. We have been overwhelmed with a huge number of queries over re...
Category: Diseases
Tags: hedge, scale
Answered: 10:05AM, 11 Apr 2019
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Jacky
Answer: Hi Jacky, Thank you for contacting Yates. To control the scales, I would suggest to prune off the most affected leaves and spray the plant with &#...
Category: Diseases
Tags: scale
Answered: 11:05AM, 07 May 2019