Ficus Elastica Brown Spots Under Leaves

AlexNYJune 13, 2013

Please see pictures. This is how leaves look like and they get brown spots on the lower side of leaves shown in pictures. I don't know what to do. I am desperate! Thank you for your advice!!!

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rhizo_1 (North AL) zone 7

Wr need a focused close-up, if possible. Any chance?

    Bookmark   June 13, 2013 at 9:02PM
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tapla (mid-MI z5b-6a)

Looks like the plant is in the process of shedding the leaf. Do check for the possibility of spider mites. The lesions on the underside probably represent the natural progression of a reaction to particular cultural conditions that cause something called oedema.

Al

    Bookmark   June 14, 2013 at 10:53AM
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