Swiss Cheese Plants
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cheese plant leaves

Zone novice | gipaol added on August 14, 2011 | Answered

My cheese plant leaves have developed sticky patches and brown dots. Could this be from bugs?

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Heather
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Answered on August 17, 2011

This sounds like scale. The scale is the brown spots and the excrete a substance called honeydew, which is wet and sticky. This article will help you: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/scale-bug-how-to-control-plant-scale.htm

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