Azalea Plants
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Azaela Bushes Have a Yellowish/Rust Color on the Top

Zone coastal NC/Va | ezcakes added on March 31, 2012 | Answered

My older azalea bushes (19 yrs) have a yellowish/rust color on the top.

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Nikki
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Answered on April 2, 2012

Your azalea may be suffering from rust disease. This article will help you with your rust problem: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/disease/learn-about-plant-rust-disease-and-rust-treatment.htm

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ezcakes
Answered on April 2, 2012

it's not the branches they are fine, the leaves are the problem with yellow and rust color on top and black spores on the backs of them the new leaves are a nice bright shiny green as they should be, but there are not many new leaves
do you think it is missing a nuetrient of some sort?

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