Powdery mildews

Powdery mildews are a group of related fungi which attack a wide range of plants, causing a white, dusty coating on leaves, stems and flowers.

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Powdery Mildew

Quick facts

Common name: Powdery mildews
Scientific name: Various
Plants affected: Many plants
Main symptoms: White, dusty coating on leaves, stems and flowers
Caused by: Fungus
Timing: Spring onwards

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