Vineyard Monitoring Reports - ID Photos - 30/9/2014
|Above: A Light Brown Apple Moth caterpillar damage to a vine leaf - 29/9/2014.|
|Distorted vine leaves probably due to frost damage when the shoots were still compact in the vine during August.|
|Distorted vine leaves probably due to frost damage.|
|Above: Black Bindweed, Fallopia convolvulus - emerged 29/9/2014.|
Family: Polygonaceae (Dock family).
Common names: Black bindweed, Climbing buckwheat, Knot bindweed, Wild buckwheat.
|Above: Ladybirds are active in the canopy. Below: A spider ready to prey on flying insects.|
|Above: Grapevine Scale - 29/09/2014. Grapevine scale, Parthenolecanium persicae, is a well known and widely distributed pest of grapevines in Australia.|
|Grapevine Scale - 30/9/2014|
|Grapevine Scale - 30/9/2014.|
|Above: Grapevine Scale - 30/9/2014.|
Below: Rust Mite Stunted Shoots - right shoots.