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What is attacking my new mango tree (pics incl)?

Posted by flfishie 10 (My Page) on
Tue, Aug 3, 10 at 20:25

We planted this Carrie Mango tree last Saturday. On Monday, the leaves started having issues. We have been watering each day and I used an insect soap, but it isn't looking better. Any ideas?! I don't want to lose it!


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RE: What is attacking my new mango tree (pics incl)?

may have been a hit and run caterpillar, doesnt look too alarming.

mangos grow pretty effortlessly here after about a year in the ground, they dont really have a pest problem other than fungus anthracnose which copper can help during the wet season.

Carrie is an excellent selection


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RE: What is attacking my new mango tree (pics incl)?

Thanks kush! Where can I get the copper and how to I apply it? What should I look for with anthracnose?


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