Hibiscus Plants
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Hibiscus plants

Zone 34482 | Anonymous added on February 7, 2018 | Answered

I have a Hibiscus plant that looks like it might have a pest influx or mildew problem. Leaves are yellow with spots on them. Some look like they have been eaten by bugs. Any idea what might be causing this ?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on February 8, 2018

There are a few pests that can be issues with Hibiscus; Spider Mites are quite common.
Treat your plant with Neem Oil.
Here are some links with more information.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/neem-oil-uses.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/hibiscus/answers-to-what-causes-hibiscus-leaves-turning-yellow.htm

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