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Have a problem with a Salix, oozing white chewing gum like substance. Any idea's would be greatly appreciated. Salix kilmarnock. Will add some pics tomorrow !?!

Many thanks


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I'll wait for the pics, but are you sure its oozing and not just festooned with something?

3 Jun, 2011


As promised here are the photo's. Like a white gooey substance maybe some sort of insect pupae ?!?

9 Jun, 2011


Found out now... Scale insect in their cocoon stage. GOT EM ! They got no chance now lol !!!

9 Jun, 2011


I was going to say scale insect or woolly aphid.

9 Jun, 2011

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