Mildew???

ianna(Z5b)January 14, 2005

I've several rex begonia types - most of which are suffering from a form of mildew. This also affected my angel wing begonia. I wonder if this is the sort of thing to expect of begonias during this time of the year. If so what should I have been doing to prevent this from recurring. I'm planning to treat these plants with some anti fungal sprays but still I would rather prevent this from happening next year. I'm told that the form I have is due to dry indoor air.

I need advise from the seasoned indoor gardeners.

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mingtea(z9 Tucson)

hiya,

try scrolling down the messages and reading the thread about mildew on 'Sinbad.' there are quite a few pertinent hints there.

-ming

Here is a link that might be useful: old post

    Bookmark   January 14, 2005 at 4:18PM
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ianna(Z5b)

Thanks there. I've placed my question with them. Hope it's going to generate some help.

Ianna

    Bookmark   January 14, 2005 at 4:28PM
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