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Q.My Fig Tree Leaves Are Turning Yellow and Falling Off

myfigtree added on May 25, 2011 | Answered

The leaves are turning yellow and there is a white substance on them like a fungus or mold. I just got the plant and I am getting ready to put it in the ground, but I don’t want the disease to spread to other plants in my garden. What is this?

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Answered on May 26, 2011

It sounds like powdery mildew. It won't kill them plant but is unsightly and does reduce fruit production. Here is more information:

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