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Q.I have a spider like web growing on my kumquat tree. It’s in the leaves and on the trunk of the tree.

Zone 32444 | Anonymous added on September 4, 2020 | Answered

I see no insects or spiders. What is this and how do I treat it?

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Answered on September 7, 2020

This is from spider mites. Spider mites are so tiny they can appear like a dusting of pepper on the undersides of leaves.Treat your tree with neem oil to stop the spread of these pests. https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/citrus/citrus-mite-problems.htm

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