Fig Tree
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Brown spots fig tree leaves

Zone I live on Bainbridge Island, Washington | Jweschler added on September 5, 2015 | Answered

I have a fig tree in my house and the leaves are developing brown spots. What is this condition indicating, and what is my best course of action?

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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on September 8, 2015

This could be a fungus.
Make sure the soil is not to wet, soggy soil can cause root rot. The first inch or so should dry before watering again.
You can treat with Neem Oil, as this act as both an insecticide and fungicide.
Here are some links for you.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/figs/common-fig-tree-diseases.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/figs/growing-figs-in-pots.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/neem-oil-uses.htm

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