Azalea Plants
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Lichen

Anonymous added on June 3, 2011 | Answered

I have quite a large azalea whose branches are covered in lichen, which is gradually killing the plant. Is there anything I can do to get rid of it?

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Nikki
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Answered on June 3, 2011

The lichen is not likely killing the plant, but is rather a symptom of something else hurting the plant. Lichen is normally especially attracted to sick and dying plants.

What kind of symptoms is the plant displaying? Yellow, wilting, etc?

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