How to get rid of the box tree moth?

How to get rid of the box tree moth?

The box tree moth is feared by many gardeners and box tree lovers. All the methods of eliminating the box tree moth are explained here. The box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) is an insatiable pest. In a case of a heavy infestation a young or a…

When is the best time to treat the box tree moth?

When is the best time to treat the box tree moth?

In order to successfully treat the box tree moth, it is essential to choose the right time. Find out here when to use which methods. Even the best method to protect the widely beloved box trees (Buxus) can be useless if the timing is not…

Is the box tree moth poisonous?

Is the box tree moth poisonous?

The box tree moth caterpillars feed on the toxic buxus. Find out here whether the box caterpillars are poisonous and if they can be touched safely. Many regions of Europe are affected by the box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis). During the treatment, one has to really…

Box tree moth treatment: natural methods

Box tree moth treatment: natural methods

Treating the box tree moth without poison: here is our guide to natural methods of control against this annoying pest. Even though your boxwoods (Buxus) might be under attack by the ravenous box tree moths (Cydalima perspectalis), it does not mean all is lost. It is…

How to recognise the box tree moth?

How to recognise the box tree moth?

It is essential to identify the presence of the box tree moth before it is too late. This article has all the necessary information on timely detection of this pest. You have probably already heard that the box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) is a dangerous pest…

Box tree moth: life cycle, identification & treatment

Box tree moth: life cycle, identification & treatment

Learn everything you need to know in order to recognise and treat an infestation by the voracious box tree moth and its caterpillars here. Have you noticed any discoloured leaves, dead branches, white webs and caterpillars on your box tree (Buxus) – or observed these…

9 homemade remedies for box caterpillar treatment

9 homemade remedies for box caterpillar treatment

The box tree moth is a real nuisance. We have summarised the best and most effective household remedies to eliminate the box tree moth plague. The box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) is a nemesis of many hobby gardeners. The invasive pest can pose a life-endangering threat…