Holly Bushes

Holly Bush Problem


Anonymous added on June 6, 2015 | Answered

My holly bush (and my neighbor's holly bushes) show white, dusty patches under their leaves and on their canes (wooden areas). My neighbor's bushes look to be almost dead where mine appears to only slightly affected. What can I do and what is the disease?


Share this Question:
Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Check here if you would like to receive notifications every time this question is answered.
You are subscribed to receive notifications whenever this question is answered.
ANSWERS
Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on June 8, 2015

The white, dusty patches you describe is powdery mildew. Powdery mildew is caused by fungus that attack Holly leaves, sometimes covering them entirely with a thin white powdery coating. For more information, here is an article or two that you may find helpful: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/problems/get-the-cure-for-powdery-mildew.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/disease/powdery-mildew-homemade-and-organic-remedies.htm

Was this answer useful?
00
Looking for more?
Here are more questions about Holly Bushes

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.