Losing leaves

rodco(zone 5)August 26, 2012

I always have great luck with impatients. This year they started off great. I am watering with drip irrigation, so there is no overhead watering.

In the past couple weeks all my plants have been loosing their leaves. Today I noticed in in other gardens.

Whats the story?

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Tiffany, purpleinopp GardenWeb, Z8b Opp, AL

I'm sorry, it looks like the mildew disease wiping out impatiens globally.

    Bookmark   August 28, 2012 at 10:53AM
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lavenderskies

Look at the underside of the leaves, as that is where you will find the evidence of downy mildew (a white, velvety coating of spores). What state are you located in?

    Bookmark   September 2, 2012 at 12:47PM
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