Eucalyptus sucker

Eucalyptus is often affected by eucalyptus sucker. Any damage caused is not usually serious and can be tolerated.

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Eucalyptus sucker (Ctenarytaina eucalypti) on eucalyptus

Quick facts

Common name: Eucalyptus sucker
Scientific name: Ctenarytaina eucalypti
Plants affected: Eucalyptus
Main symptoms: Insects on the shoots and sticky honeydew
Most active: Spring and summer

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