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Q.Black Leaves on Gardenia Bush

Anonymous added on April 26, 2011 | Answered

I have black leaves on my gardenia bush and there is very little foliage.

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Answered on April 26, 2011

It sounds like it might be sooty mold, which is ultimately caused by pests. This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/disease/how-to-get-rid-of-sooty-mold.htm

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nancy glasscock
Answered on April 26, 2011

You have a fungus. use fertilizer with antifungal in it, or spray and antifungal on it.

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