Spraying Pecan Trees

A proper and consistent spray schedule is important to the survival of your trees. From diseases to pests, many potential issues can be prevented with spraying before they even begin! To reap its benefits, spraying should be done consistently and thoroughly following the guidelines below.

NOTE: This is part 9 in a series of 11 articles. For a complete background on how to grow pecan trees, we recommend starting from the beginning.

Before you begin, read and follow all instructions on labels.

Natural Control

  • Serenade® Garden Disease Control for scab, leaf spot and powdery mildew.

When To Spray

During hull split

  • Bonide® Borer-Miner Killer for navel orangeworms and peach twig borers.

At the First Sign of:

  • Bonide® Insecticidal Soap for aphids.
  • Bonide® Captain Jack’s™ Deadbug Brew for webworms, shuckworms, navel orangeworm and peach twig borer (not for use on large trees).
  • Bonide® Citrus, Fruit & Nut Orchard Spray for scab, aphids and powdery mildew.
  • Bonide® Thuricide® Bacillus Thuringiensis (BT) for fall webworms.
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