Cultural and biological control methods
Budding control using irrigation, fertilisers and pruning. Natural enemies:
Budding in summer and autumn
Do not use chemical treatments on trees under production. On seedlings and plantlings, apply during 2nd generation, which is when their presence can be observed. Applications should be made on buds from 3 to 5 cm in size.
Active material recommended
Azadiractina ((applied to trunk)
Imidacloprid (applied via drip irrigation)
Phyllocnistis citrella staintion.