Please help ID basil problem

Ricey20November 15, 2012

Hi everyone,

Can someone help me ID this issue I have with my basil? There's these strange black lesions and I can't figure out what it is so I'm having a hard time fixing this. Thanks!

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jean001a(Portland OR 7b)

Perhaps edema? High humidity, wet soil (or potting mix) and coolish temperatures?

That's a total guess without knowing where you live & how you're growing it. Indoors, outdoors or in a greenhouse? Pot or the ground? And more?

    Bookmark   November 17, 2012 at 6:12PM
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Ricey20

Hi jean,

Thanks for the initial info. I live in Hawaii and it's planted outdoors in the ground. Temperatures are normally pretty warm but humidity varies here.

    Bookmark   November 21, 2012 at 3:52PM
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jean001a(Portland OR 7b)

Plants, indoors or out, even in Hawaii, can get edema, sometimes spelled oedema.

    Bookmark   November 24, 2012 at 4:17PM
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Ricey20

Ah ic, thanks. Do you have any suggestions on how to deal with it?

    Bookmark   November 24, 2012 at 10:10PM
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