COMBATING RED PALM WEEVIL 2018-02-08T09:31:22+00:00

Combating Red Palm Weevil

The red weevil (Rhynchophorus ferrugineus) is a beetle weevil, native to Asia, deadly parasite that attacks plants, mainly of the palm family, real digging tunnels along the trunk of the plant to cause death.
Initial symptoms appear as small holes in the buds and/or the same shoots the same damaged. Before long the vegetative apex is lowered and the leaves are completely compromised until the death of the plant.