China Girl/Boy Holly Bushes

China Girl Holly Has Black Coating

ronaldallard added on June 17, 2015 | Answered

China Girl Holly has black coating on inside branches and leaves. How do I get rid of these? After this awful winter I have noticed that the holly has a black coating covering wood and leaves but only inside the bush. The outer leaves and wood looks OK?

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Answered on June 18, 2015

This sounds like sooty mold.
Neem Oil is a good treatment.
Here is a link with more information.

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