Author(s) M. F. Heimann, G. L. Worf, P. J. Pellitteri.
Sooty mold can be found on virtually any plant in the state. Nearly all shade trees and evergreens are favorite targets, but lindens and pines are perhaps most commonly affected. And shrubs, annuals, and even buildings under insect-infested trees can become heavily covered.
Find out how to identify, prevent, and control sooty mold in your garden or crop by reading this helpful fact sheet (2 pages; Revised in 1995).