Do termites eat cedar?

Answer Cedar and redwood is considered termite resistant but not termite proof. Termites will eat cedar if it rots or if there is nothing else available to teat. Usually this isn't a problem, as termites ... Read More »

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Cedar Wood and Termites?

In cartoons, you just hear the word "termites" and suddenly there is a swarm of insects that devour, piranha-like, all the wood in sight within seconds. The reality is a slower process, though some... Read More »

Does red cedar mulch repel termites?

Red cedar mulch, like other cedar mulches, does not have the ability to repel termites. Tests conducted by the city of Guelph in Ontario, Canada concluded in 2008 that any mulch containing wood chi... Read More »

Does cedar mulch attract termites?

Cedar mulch is considered among the most termite-resistant mulches. Termites will initially avoid cedar mulch but will feed on it once the resins have leached into the soil, according to the Univer... Read More »

How far do I plant my apple tree from cedar trees to keep cedar blotch from happening?

If no chemical control will be used, apple trees should be planted 4 to 5 miles away from all cedar trees to ensure cedar apple rust and necrotic leaf blotch don't occur. Even with the aid of chemi... Read More »