Home Fruit Gardens: Table 9.1. Insect Occurrence in Blueberries

Informational table showing occurrence of insects during the blueberry growing season.
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Home Fruit Gardens: Table 9.1. Insect Occurrence in Blueberries

Insects

  • S = scale
  • PC = plum curculio
  • BM = blueberry maggot
  • F = fruitworms
TimingSBMPCF
Dormant++---
Prebloom----
Bloom----
Petal Fall+-++++
Berries begin to color-+++++
Harvest-++-+
Postharvest---+

+ = pest present, possible control; ++ = proper timing of control; - = control generally is not needed at this time