Certified Arborist List
NEW PEST WARNING FOR
Pink hibiscus mealybug (PHM), Maconellicoccus hirsutus,
is a new pest recently discovered in
south Florida--in Broward and Miami-Dade counties. As PHM is a serious pest
of over 250
species of horticultural and agricultural plants, it is important for
everyone to learn more about it.
Click the links below for more information.
Pink Hibiscus Mealybug" USDA Pest Alert (543 Kb )
on the UF-IFAS Featured Creatures Website
Local fact sheets prepared by Miami-Dade
County Extension personnel:
Pink Hibiscus Mealybug Primer... and Update
Plant Hosts of Pink Hibiscus Mealybug (PHM)
(733 Kb )
1000 copies of this brochure are available in our office--FREE of charge.