UACES Facebook Ligustrum


September 16, 2017


Can you tell me what is wrong with this ligustrum?  I have 6 of these in different locations and they all have it.



Your ligustrum has a great case of a leaf-spotting disease called cercospera.  This late in the year I don’t think a spray program will be very effective. If foliage falls this late in the year rake it up and dispose of it. Next spring, you may want to lightly prune and then spray with a general fungicide such as Daconil.



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