Azalea Plants
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Azalea

Anonymous added on September 28, 2011 | Answered

Some of our azaleas have black on some tops and bottom leaves with little white small aphids or mites. What is the problem and how do I get rid of it?

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Nikki
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Answered on September 29, 2011

You probably have a combination problem of aphids and sooty mold. Aphids commonly cause sooty mold. Here is information on treating both problems:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/homemade-aphid-control-a-natural-way-to-kill-aphids.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/disease/how-to-get-rid-of-sooty-mold.htm

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