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A stem of both a shrub ro... #195047 - Ask Extension

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A stem of both a shrub ro... #195047

Asked June 28, 2014, 10:57 AM EDT

A stem of both a shrub rose and a lily have been hit by a stem-boring insect, causing the top of the stem to fall over, cutting off its life. What might this be, and is there something I can do about it? Thank you!

Dakota County Minnesota

Expert Response

I am referring you to our publication on stem-boring insects for information and control options: http://www.extension.umn.edu/garden/insects/find/stalk-borers/

Barbara Harlan Replied June 28, 2014, 9:58 PM EDT

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