Zucchini Plants
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Light Green in Color

Anonymous added on June 22, 2011 | Answered

Our zucchini is a pale green in color. Is this due to a lack of some nutrients in the soil or some other problem?

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Nikki
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Answered on June 23, 2011

These articles should help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/zucchini/solutions-for-common-problems-growing-zucchini.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/spider-mite-detection-and-spider-mite-natural-control.htm

This can be caused by spider mites, which can suck the juices from plants, leaving them pale in color. Treat with insecticidal soap or see article above. You can use neem oil as well. It could also be due to some type of bacterial infection. Remove infected leaves/plants.

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