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Downy Mildew on Coleus: Update

Coleus downy mildew (Peronospora sp.) has been detected in a greenhouse in North Carolina. Although this disease is not …

Photo of Inga MeadowsInga MeadowsExtension Associate, Vegetable and Greenhouse Ornamental Pathology
Brown leaf spots, black streaks on twigs, and defoliation typical of boxwood blight

Boxwood Blight Update

Several recent boxwood blight confirmations by the NCSU Plant Disease and Insect Clinic highlight the continuing problem this disease …

Rose Woes

This week the Plant Disease and Insect Clinic at NCSU received a container rose with both downy mildew Botrytis …