Create a Yates account today!
Sign up to join the Yates Garden Club for monthly e-mails packed with seasonal inspiration, tips for success & exclusive promotions.
Plus if you’re a Garden Club member you can take part in the Yates Growing Community - a blog to share successes, get advice & win prizes in fun challenges along the way!
Enter the email address associated with your account, and we'll email you a new password.
Leaves turning yellow or brown in the margins between the veins which may remain green, while young leaves may appear to be bleached
Orange pustules on leaves or stems.
White patches on stems or pink or brown raised dome like structures on leaves and stalks about 3-5mm
Black sooty growth covering any part of the leaf, stem or branch of plants. Caused by the presence of sap-sucking insects on the plants such as aphids, scale and mealybugs.
Control the sap-sucking insects and eventually, the sooty mould will fade away.
Thrips suck the sap, leaving a white mottled appearance on leaves. Other symptoms are browning on petals and fruit, and flower drop.
Yellow mottling or bronzing of the leaves similar to lace bug damage. Significant distortion of flower and leaf buds. Fine webbing can be seen on heavy infestations.