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Q.Tomato Plant Leaves Look Dusty And Gray

Zone Oakland, CA | christabrow added on August 10, 2020 | Answered

Hi! I am growing tomato plants outside on a balcony, and on some of the plants the lower leaves look dusty and gray.

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Answered on August 12, 2020

That is severe spider mite damage. It is critical that you get this under control, immediately. Not doing so will result in crop loss, and they tend to stay around for quite awhile between crop plantings.

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