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Posts Tagged: fungus

Top Ten Pest Notes of 2019

Foliage damaged by leaf curl. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

At some point, all of us encounter a pest in our home, garden, or landscape. But you're not alone!...

Posted on Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 8:00 AM
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Top 20 Pest Notes of 2017

Larva and adult furniture carpet beetles. [Credit: D-H Choe]

Pests have popularity contests too. We recently looked at how many visits our popular Pest Notes...

Posted on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 4:31 PM
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Time to Treat for Peach Leaf Curl?

Peach leaves deformed by peach leaf curl. (Photo: Jack Kelly Clark)

Peach leaf curl is a disease that affects peach and nectarine trees. Although you may not see...

Posted on Monday, January 8, 2018 at 11:41 AM
Tags: control (53), disease (41), fungus (4), leaf curl (3), nectarine (3), peach (3), symptoms (2), treatment (3), UC IPM (249)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Gnats on Houseplants

Fungus gnat adult caught in yellow sticky trap. (Jack Kelly Clark)

If you have house or office plants and have ever seen small, dark-colored insect swarming around...

Posted on Monday, October 9, 2017 at 9:55 AM
Tags: flies (0), fungus gnat (0), houseplant (0), indoor (0), potting mix (0), soil (0), UC IPM (0)

Keep an Eye out for Powdery Mildew

Powdery mildew on rose. (Jack Kelly Clark)

This time of year, you may notice a white, powdery looking growth on fruit, vegetable plants or...

Posted on Friday, August 18, 2017 at 10:25 AM
Tags: disease (41), fruit (7), fungus (4), ornamental (2), plants (13), powdery mildew (3), UC IPM (249), vegetable (2)
 
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