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Buying a Citrus or Fruit Tree?

Deadly citrus greening disease is on the move. Make sure you know the facts before buying Citrus.

Named for its green, misshapen fruit, citrus greening disease has destroyed millions of acres of citrus plants around the world. It is spread by a disease-infected insect, the Asian citrus psyllid, and has put the future of America’s citrus at risk. Help stop the spread of this deadly plant disease. Don’t risk citrus. Don’t move citrus plants.


Understand the threat; Asian citrus psyllid insect & citrus greening symptoms


Tracking its progress; Citrus greening & psyllids in Florida, California and more


High-risk activities; Infected citrus trees (orange, lemon and lime Trees)


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Taken on January 28, 2006