cherry tree help

casagrande(7)June 12, 2014

I have a cherry tree that I started from seed. It has been in the ground exactly one year now. It is growing beautifully. this morning I noticed that japanese beetles are eating the leaves! yikes. what to do? will they kill the tree? how to get rid of them? appreciate any help........

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iowajer

Liquid Sevin works for me.

    Bookmark   June 12, 2014 at 7:10PM
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ChristyRocNY

With a small tree, holding a bucket of soapy water under the branch and knocking them in also works pretty well.

    Bookmark   June 12, 2014 at 10:50PM
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