Privet aphid

Privet aphid can cause leaf curling and distortion on privet (Ligustrum), this is usually of little concern. .

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Privet aphid (Myzus ligustri) on Privet (Ligustrum)

Quick facts

Common name Privet aphid
Latin name Myzus ligustri
Plants affected Privet (Ligustrum)
Main symptoms Leaf curling and distortion
Caused by Sap-sucking aphids 
Timing Spring-summer

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