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Q.What’s Wrong With My Pieris Flaming Silver?

Zone Edinburgh | Shona_pax added on June 6, 2020 | Answered

It came up beautiful pink leaves in spring but now the leaves are dying and falling off and it looks infected.

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Answered on June 9, 2020

This looks to be sooty mold. Usually, this is caused by insect damage, but can be brought about by soils that do not have a chance to dry out between watering, also.


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