Helps your Soursop 'Guanabana' Tree get established in a fraction of the time, become more drought tolerant, and grow faster. Simply sprinkle the product into the planting hole adjacent to the root ball when planting.
The larvae feed upon the pulp of host fruits, sometimes tunneling through it and eventually reducing the whole to a juicy, inedible mass.
Helena, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zimbabwe Asia: Cyprus, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey, Yemen Australia: Western Australia Central American and Caribbean: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Netherlands Antilles, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico Europe: Albania, Azores, Balearic Islands, Canary Islands, Corsica, Croatia, France, Greece, Italy, Maderia Islands, Portugal, southern Russia, Sardinia, Sicily, Slovenia, Spain, Yugoslavia South American: Argentina, Brazil, Columbia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela Mediterranean fruit fly infestations in the United States occurred in: Hawaii since 1907 (Mau et al.
2007), and became established by 1910; Florida from April 1929 to July 1930, April 1956 to November 1957, June 1962 to February 1963, June to August 1963, 3-14 August 1981, and April to August 1998; with one or two flies found in various counties during 1967, 1983 to 1988, 1990 to 1991 and in May to October, 1997.
The species originated in sub-Saharan Africa and is not known to be established in the continental United States.
When it has been detected in Florida, California and Texas, especially in recent years, each infestation necessitated intensive and massive eradication and detection procedures so that the pest did not become established.