Are Your Plants or Lawn Being Attacked by the Japanese Beetle Bug?
If your lot has random dead patches, or leaves on your trees look like someone attacked them with a scissors, chances are you can thank Japanese beetles.
In the past five years, this hungry pest has rampaged into McHenry County, southeast WI and northern IL. Japanese beetles feast on more than 300 plants. Rose bushes and grape vines are among their main delicacies.
Japanese beetles are about a half-inch in length. Their metallic-green bodies are partly covered by bronze-colored wings. They attack devour trees and plants with abandon, leaving “skeletonized” leaves that resemble sewing lace. The bugs consume only the material between the veins.
Japanese beetles are the most common turf-grass pest in the U.S. - including McHenry County. Adults tunnel into grass to lay eggs. The hatched grubs in the lawn destroy the roots of grasses and other plants. Brown tracks or large spots result.
If these situations sound familiar, you just want to know how to get rid of Japanese beetles. Grub control application can be used on the larvae. Spraying is the only means of adult Japanese beetle control for your McHenry County home.
Ready to take on the Japanese beatles before they go after your trees and foliage? Schedule an appointment to virtually rid your yard of Japanese beetles. Better yet, save money with our Japanese beetle protection package.
Don’t wait and wonder what Japanese beetles are. Take action at the first sign of their presence. They won’t wait around for you, trust us.