Sago Palm Trees
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what is the white dots/film on my sago palm?

retired added on September 23, 2012 | Answered

I have 2, 10' apart, one has white stuff the other is healthy.

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Nikki
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Answered on September 24, 2012

It sounds like mealybugs. I would treat the plants with neem oil. This is organic and safe for people and pets and very effective on these pests. These articles will help:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/mealybugs-white-residue-on-plants-leaves.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/neem-oil-uses.htm

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