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Q.My fig tree is dropping leaves and developing little dark growths.

Zone 11216 | Margaret Singer added on February 27, 2018 | Answered

Please help! Can anyone tell me what is happening to my poor fig?

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Answered on February 27, 2018

Those are a type of scale bug. These will destroy your tree if left untreated. I recommend neem oil as long as you do not apply it in direct sun. This article will give you more information: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/insects/control-plant-scale.htm

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