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Black Spots/Areas on Crepe Myrtle Shrubs

My two crepe myrtle shrubs have black spots/areas on their leaves. What product do I need to get rid of the black spots/areas? Do crepe mrytle shrubs like lots of water? Mine receive a good six hours of sun daily; I water when it’s dry. The shrubs were planted a year ago and have bloomed.

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#1 Comment By Nikki On 08/05/2011 @ 6:09 am

It is likely a fungus called black spot. It is common on roses but can affect other plants. This article will help:

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