"joanna" <tjll at idirect.com> wrote:
>This is the very first time I have used this or any newsgroup. I have a
>problem I need help with.
>I have had several beautiful orange trees indoors.But each time after the
>tree does very well for a period of time it seems to get some kind of
>infestation or disease and all the leaves fall off and the plant dies.
>Just before this happens I see sticky syrup like drops on the leaves and
>recently I used a magnifying glass to look at the branches of the tree,
>when the leaves were already falling off. There were many tiny dark brown
>things stuck to the branches, the shape of a half pea but much smaller of
>course. Closer towards the new growth , these things were light green and
>almost transparent. I could not see legs or movement in this .
>Does any one know what this is and how can I treat the tree?