Winter Moth & Gypsy Moth FAQs
This Tree Specialists, Inc.’s FAQ document is intended to help answer our clients’ most common questions and concerns related to the treatment of Winter Moth and Gypsy Moth. If you have any additional questions or concerns, or are still unsure of something after referencing this document, please don’t hesitate to call our Plant Health Care Hotline at 508-429-3095. We are happy to help!
Q. How can I tell the difference between a Winter Moth caterpillar and a Gypsy Moth caterpillar?
Q. What product do you use to treat for Winter Moth and Gypsy Moth?
Q. When are you coming to treat for Winter Moth/Gypsy Moth? My trees are being eaten!
Q. What time of day will my property be treated?
Q. My pool/neighbor’s pool is uncovered, we have a fish pond, etc. Can you still treat my property?
Q. My property is supposed to be treated on the same day that a contractor is coming to build a deck, work on my roof, paint my house, etc. What should I do?
Q. Are you still coming to treat my property if it gets windy?
Q. When is it safe for me/animals/kids to go outside?
Q. How does the product work?
Q. Is this product safe for fruit bearing trees?
Q. You treated and it started raining.
Q. Do I need to close my windows/neighbors windows?
Q. Will the spray damage my deck/patio?
Q. I’d like to read the label for product being used.
Q. What should I do with my bird houses, feeders and baths?
Q. I/My tenant is pregnant/has a newborn baby. Is it safe?
Q. I/my neighbor have bee hives. Is it safe?
If for any reason, a plant health care technician feels that he/she cannot safely or effectively perform a treatment, a note will be left for the client stating as such, and the job will be rescheduled by our office. Thank you for your cooperation.