Eucalyptus Tree
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Eucalyptus tree

Zone Uk | MR added on June 27, 2017 | Answered

My tree is continually losing leaves which are a brown and yellow colour with rough black dots on. Bark healthy and new leaves still growing.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on June 29, 2017

This is called black spot fungus. It is not normally fatal to plants but does look unsightly. Treat the plant with a fungicide and this should help clear it up. If possible, water it from below, rather than above, as overhead watering can aggravate the problem. This article will also help:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/disease/black-spot-fungus.htm - See more at: https://questions.gardeningknowhow.com/tag/eucalyptus-plants/page/9/#sthash.i7W8jNAk.dpuf
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/eucalyptus/eucalyptus-tree-diseases.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/eucalyptus/eucalyptus-tree-problems.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/eucalyptus/eucalyptus-branch-drop.htm

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