A well-trained arborist can identify and effectively treat the Insect & Disease problems. There are many conditions caused by insects or Diseases in trees. A Bode Tree Care certified arborist can advise you about prevalent insect infestation and disease infected areas and the effective course of treatment for each.



Management Programs

Tree disease problems


Powdery Mildew

This foliage disease usually begins to appear in summer when the weather turns warm and humid. Dogwood, lilac, rose, and crape myrtle are among the species that are most susceptible to mildew. Thinning dense plants to improve light and air penetration along with preventive fungicide treatments help to suppress this disease.


leaves infected by Powdery Mildew fungus


Powdery Mildew fungus


Photos courtesy of The Nebraska Forest Service –

Nebraska University www.nfs.unl.edu

Eric Bode

Certified Arborist IL-4572A


Bode Tree Care

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