Lemon Trees
Q.

lemon tree leaves sticky

Zone swansea | colin.bermingham added on May 29, 2015 | Answered

plant kept in conservatory facing south west

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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on May 29, 2015

Most likely caused from a scale bug infestation.
Neem oil is good treatment but you can make a insecticidal soup also.
You may want to check all your plants and quarantine your Lemon Tree.

Here is a few links to help you.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/insects/control-plant-scale.htm

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

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