Gardening Know How Questions & Answers -

Camellia Scale on Leaves and Branches

My camellia plants have scalesĀ and look powdery. The branches also have the same look.

1 Comment (Open | Close)

1 Comment To "Camellia Scale on Leaves and Branches"

#1 Comment By Nikki On 04/17/2012 @ 7:56 am

If the powdery residue is black, this is sooty mold, and a byproduct of the scale. This article will help you with getting rid of it: [1]

Neem oil can help as well. In addition to treating the scale, it is also a good fungicide. Here is more information: [2]

Article printed from Gardening Know How Questions & Answers:

URL to article:

URLs in this post:

[1] :

[2] :

Have any questions about this topic? Visit us at to ask your questions and get friendly answers from gardening experts.

You can also find us at:
'Like' us on Facebook:
Follow us on Twitter: - @gardenknowhow
Follow us on Pinterest:

Copyright © 2020 Gardening Know How Questions & Answers. All rights reserved.