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Managing sooty blotch of citrus


Sudden death is associated with poorly aerated and/or poorly drained soil.

It is a disease of the crowns and structural roots of citrus trees and is known to occur in all citrus growing areas of New South Wales and Australia.

This Primefact describes its symptoms and control.


Primefact 754 First Edition

Published: Nov 2008