Gardenia Plants

Gardenia Leaves

Anonymous added on July 17, 2011 | Answered

Gardenia bush leaves are turning black and I have tiny white bugs everywhere that love to drink Sevin and seem to keep mulitplying. What can I do?

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Answered on July 17, 2011

This is sooty mold. It happens when the plant gets a pest infestation. I would recommend using neem oil, as this will get rid of the sooty mold fungus and kill the pests. Here is some articles that will help you:

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