Eggplant Plants
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eggplant

Zone 33837 | Karen67 added on April 25, 2016 | Answered

I'm getting rusty looking leaves. What is this?

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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on April 26, 2016

This is likely Rust fungus.
Neem Oil can be used to treat the fungus.
Make sure you are watering at the soil level, not splashing water on the plants themselves.
Good air circulation is helpful in control of the Rust fungus.
Here are some articles that have more information.
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/disease/learn-about-plant-rust-disease-and-rust-treatment.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/eggplant/eggplants-turning-yellow.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/neem-oil-uses.htm

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