What the heck is doing this to my Blueberries?

Bradybb WA-Zone8July 7, 2012

I have some Blueberries in pots and some in the ground.Within the last few days,the leaves on some of the potted ones have been turning brown.It usually starts near the tip end,not always at the tip,but more towards that area,and then spreads.Soon almost the whole leaf is crispy.

The worst one,and it may be the originator of the disease,if it's that,is a Blueray I bought at Home Depot about a month and a half ago.Half of the plant's leaves are dead or dying.It is in a container and as time went on,something just didn't look right about it.Some of the stem tips were drying and there were a few green berries falling off,until it's present condition.

In a pot a couple feet away was a Pink Champagne Blueberry,separated by another potted Blueberry.This one,the Pink,has similar symptoms.

We've had a lot of rain in June.I'm thinking that may be part of the problem,the spreading anyway.

I've quarantined the plants and repotted the Pink,thinking it may be in the bark mix,as they share that similarity.

I'm including some pictures.Does Mummyberry do this? Thanks,Brady

Blueray Leaves

Pink Champagne Leaves

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
blueboy1977(TX9A/B)

Whats on the bottom of the leafs? Looks like it could be a fungus. Ive had a couple leafs look like that but it was a very small white woolly looking aphid or something chewing through one side of leaf creating the dead blotchy patches. After looking at the pics again some of the damadge does look like bug chewing on the leafs. A closer inspection is needed.

    Bookmark   July 7, 2012 at 11:25PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Bradybb WA-Zone8

I've been looking at a few photos online and it may be a bacterial canker. Brady

    Bookmark   July 7, 2012 at 11:40PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
what are signs that a cleft graft has failed and how soon to know?
Also, when grafting onto rootstock, how high up do...
tlbean2004
Can I store apple rootstock in the fridge?
I'll be getting a couple apple rootstocks the first...
edweather
Carmine Jewel
So I've been fretting about my Early Richmond for a...
iowajer
conflicting pawpaw spacing info
Last week I planted several dozen paw paw. I had read...
Bushwhacker Blood
Lime and lemon tree Houston area?
Best lime and lemon tree for Houston area? What are...
johnfam
Sponsored Products
Ravella Floral Neutral Rectangular: 8 Ft. 3 In. x 11 Ft. 6 In. Indoor/Outdoor Ru
$749.00 | Bellacor
Pink My Little Pony Easy-Grip Flatware Set
$6.99 | zulily
Saloom Furniture | Grace Concave Extension Dining Table
YLiving.com
Denim Full and Queen Mini Comforter Cover Set with 1 Duvet and 2 Standard Shams
$100.95 | Bellacor
VWW 5050 Single Row CC LED Strip Light 60/m 12mm wide Foot
EnvironmentalLights.com
Fire Magic 53803 Echelon Triple Drawer - 53803
$786.25 | Hayneedle
Jewelry Tree - Small - Menu A/S
$59.95 | HORNE
Cook N Home 8-Piece Glass Canister Spice Jar Set
Overstock.com
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™