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Watch fruit trees and ornamentals such as pyracantha, for signs of fireblight.
Lace bugs attack pyracanthas, Boston ivy, sycamores, bur oaks, chinquapin oaks, azaleas, American elms and boxwoods, among others, turning their leaves the same pale tan color.
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Origin and Etymology of pyracantha
First Known Use: 1633See Words from the same year
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