NotMISpecies Webinar Series: Must You Find Another Shrubbery? Understanding the Impacts of Invasive Box Tree Moth in Michigan

Meeting Dates: 
Tuesday, November 7, 2023
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Box tree moth (Cydalima perspectalis) was first detected in Michigan in fall 2022. This invasive pest, native to East Asia, poses a major threat to the boxwood plant, an ornamental shrub that is a valuable part of the U.S. (and Michigan) nursery and horticultural industry. Join Susie Iott, MDARD invasive species program specialist, to learn more about identification, impacts and the state’s response to limit the spread of this invasive pest.