Tending to a Sick Grapefruit Tree.

Do you have black mold or mealybugs infesting your grapefruit tree? David The Good shows us how he is fighting back against the ants and mold in order to save his citrus tree. He doesn’t have many on his new property, so it is important he is able to keep what is there.

This is what it looks like when the leaves are heavily coated with black mold, AKA sooty mold:

After the first round of treatment with copper sulfate and insecticidal oil, he shares what his next steps are in the following video. “For now I’m going to kick nature in the teeth and take the trees back.” You can watch the latest update here.

Let’s hope this works and he will have a healthy grapefruit tree again soon!

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