As if the cankerworms aren’t bad enough, tea scale is now active on our camellias and hollies. These small armored scale creeps feed on the underside of leaves causing a yellowing on the upper portion. Under heavy infestations these scale¬†creeps can stress out the plant causing branch death, and contribute to overall plant decline.

To learn more, check out this site:http://entnemdept.ufl.edu/creatures/orn/scales/tea_scale.htm