Cactus and Tender Succulents forum: need help!! succulents (jades) treated for mold dropping LOTS OF leaves

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Name: Jelinda AKA jojoe Ivey
Thomson,Ga. (Zone 8a)
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Heucheras Plant and/or Seed Trader Hostas Hummingbirder Region: Georgia Cactus and Succulents
Sedums Sempervivums Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! Tropicals
Oct 3, 2012 10:39 AM CST
while potting jade plants i noticed the leaves looked like a light mist of black spray paint had settled on the leaves.It is on almost all my jades & elephant bush plants.I can't get a good enough close-up picture of it (my camera isn't good enough).The description is actually what i thought it was, because i had been painting with black spray paint,until i seen it was on over 7 plants and only the jades & elephant bushes no other plants that were on a table with around 20 plants all succulents.

I had potted about 5 plants & 2 were jades and noticed it on the 3rd.forgetting about the other plants i treated all but the 2 that were on another table.I done this a week ago and 2 nights ago we had a hard storm,i picked up 30 leaves from full grown to new growth on the table & in the pot.

My jade plants & elephant bushes have yellow leaves and are dropping massive amounts.While i was treating I noticed in a large round shallow pot of succulents the sedum reflexum 'blue spruce' had mealie bugs so i treated it also.That plant has lost some needles and some succulents have lost bottom leaves.

I used the same product i always use but i've never used any on succulents.
Garden safe brand
Fungicide 3
"A fungicide,insecticide and miticide in one"
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