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Q.Fine Brown And White Netting Like On The Lemon Leaves

Zone Huntington Beach California | Anonymous added on July 29, 2022 | Answered

The leaves on my lemon (potted) tree have fuzz like me a fine brown netting. Some of the fuzz is white and has a fine net like things on the leaves. What is this? How can I fix this infestation? I have sprayed neem oil on it a couple times. I have so many fruit on the tree I would hate to lose. Please help

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Answered on August 10, 2022

Is that a variegated lemon tree or are there light and dark areas on the foliage? From the photo, you may have downy mildew going on. I will also include powdery mildew information, but you will be able to tell after reading the descriptions.



I can't get a real clear look at the photo, but also check for spider webbing or evidence of mealy bugs or scale.


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