Leafminer damage on rose leaf

by Stephanie Suesan Smith, Ph.D. on July 26, 2010

This is why they are called leaf miners — they mine the chlorophyll right out of the leaf.  Too much and the leaf dies.  Since the leaves power the plant, the plant dies.

leaf miner damage

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