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Chinese Rose Beetle

Adoretus sinicus

Plants Affected
  • Shower Trees, Orchid trees, Hau, Citrus Trees
How They Eat
  • Chewing
Signs & Symptoms
  • Holes eaten between veins of leaves creating a lace-like pattern

How to Fix the Problem
  • Most active in spring & summer

  • Remove leaf litter where they hide during day

  • Treat with Dipel (bacterial based insecticide) may work

  • Adults attracted to light