Rubber Tree Plants
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Rubber tree leaves pockmarked

Zone Utah | Kathieandkids added on April 30, 2015 | Answered

Just bought a nice plant 3 weeks ago. Yesterday I saw the leaves are pockmarked.

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shelley
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Answered on April 30, 2015

I suspect you have some type of insect infestation, most likely spider mites. More information on spider mites can be found at the following links:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/insects/spider-mite-treatment.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/insects/spider-mite-control.htm

You can treat a spider mite infestation with with an insecticidal oil, like neem oil, a horticultural oil or a dormant oil.

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