Elm Savers

Pests and Diseases

Pests and diseases in trees and plants of other varieties.

Elm Savers Factsheet
Read and download our factsheets on pests, diseases and treatment methods
  • Plane Tree Anthracnose Plane Tree Anthracnose is becoming commonplace
  • Moreton Bay Fig Psyllid Treatments Moreton Bay Fig Psyllid mycopsylla fici can cause significant damage and defoliation primarily in Moreton Bay Figs and less so in Port Jackson Fig
  • Mulberry Leaf Spot A common leaf disorder affecting fruiting and ornamental mulberries
  • Monterey Pine Aphid It is now present in all areas across Australia where pine trees are grown
  • Birch Leaf Spot Birch Leaf Spot is a foliar leaf disease that affects Birch, Aspen and Cottonwood trees and other members of the Betulaceae family.
  • Cypress Canker Cypress canker is a serious fungal disease that affects certain coniferous species
  • About Elm Leaf Beetles Lifecycle of the elm leaf beetle and treatment methods
  • Ash Whitefly A small white sap sucking insect, causes leaf damage in Golden and Claret Ash trees.