Do Japanese knotweed plants attract Japanese beetles?

Answer The Japanese beetle feeds on more than 200 species of host plants, but doesn't pose a threat to Japanese knotweed. Instead, aphid nectar deposited on Japanese knotweed is a food source for Istochet... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Do Japanese knotweed plants attract Japanese be...

Uses for Japanese Knotweed?

Although it originated in Japan, Japanese knotweed now grows invasively in North America. Extremely difficult to eliminate, Japanese knotweed grows aggressively, shifting other crops out of place. ... Read More »

Is japanese knotweed poisonous?

Japanese knotweed is not poisonous. In fact, Japanese knotweed has long been used as a pain reliever and is gaining popularity in recent times as an ingredient in anti-aging products. Other names f... Read More »

What do Japanese beetles look like?

Japanese beetles live in eastern and central parts of the U.S. and have even been found in California. These insects were accidentally transported from Japan in 1916, according to M.F. Potter, D.A.... Read More »

Japanese Beetles in Michigan?

Japanese beetles are a type of insect that, according to the United States Department of Agriculture, is difficult and expensive to control and prevent. This type of beetle feeds on a variety of pl... Read More »