How to Manage Pests

Pests in Gardens and Landscapes

Sanitation

Old canes can be shredded and disced into the garden row or placed into the compost pile. Dispose of plants infected with crown gall, Verticillium wilt, or virus.

Crown gall
Plant infected with crown gall

Statewide IPM Program, Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of California
All contents copyright © 2014 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

For noncommercial purposes only, any Web site may link directly to this page. FOR ALL OTHER USES or more information, read Legal Notices. Unfortunately, we cannot provide individual solutions to specific pest problems. See our Home page, or in the U.S., contact your local Cooperative Extension office for assistance.

Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of California

Accessibility   /PMG/GARDEN/FRUIT/CULTURAL/blackberrysanit.html revised: January 8, 2014. Contact webmaster.