Images of boxwood leafminer and boxwood psyllid have been posted previously. Please use the search function to find these images.
Ants are a common pest during wet spring seasons as they try to find the appropriate amounts of moisture they need. Below are a couple common types of ants found invading homes, greenhouses and office during times of high precipitation.
Pavement ants quarreling with another ant colony. Photo provided by: Joseph Berger, Bugwood.org
Close-up of Odorous house ant. Photo provided by: Joseph Berger, Bugwood.org
Rainfall has been heavy this spring. As mentioned in the article white pine weevil and European pine sawfly due well with high amounts of precipitation. Photos for these insects have been posted previously. Please use the search function to find these.
Compacted soils with standing water after a heavy rainfall event. Photo provided by Brian A. Kunkel, University of Delaware Ornamentals Extension specialist.