tell me if you think this is a blight disease on my peony

beausgrrlJuly 16, 2010

Hi all,

I planted this a few weeks ago and even before it went into the ground the leaves started to look sickly. I've tried to post an image and have wasted over 2 hours trying to figure out how to include it in the post without luck. I setup a webshot account, etc. and still can't show it as I now find out you can't even though I read on here how to. argh, just not that important to show it I guess. Anyway. if you can see it by going [IMG]http://i208.photobucket.com/albums/bb14/ultimatehipster/gardening/peonydisease003.jpg[/IMG] please let me know if you think it's a form of blight and what I should do. (from what I've read it's hopeless)

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beausgrrl

may have figured out how to post pic. link, would rather have photo come up but oh well.... thanks for your patience....

Here is a link that might be useful:

    Bookmark   July 16, 2010 at 3:12PM
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beausgrrl

Last time... here is a link to all the photos... the last one is of my healthy older peony....

Here is a link that might be useful:

    Bookmark   July 16, 2010 at 3:14PM
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beausgrrl

Well after all that, spoke to the nursery and they had me dig it up and dump it in a bag to keep from spreading disease. very sad. :( I feel that I caused it b/c I didn't plant for several weeks in the horrid humidity... now I need to research what I can do to the soil area that it was in to keep from contaminating other plants?

    Bookmark   July 16, 2010 at 3:53PM
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spedigrees z4VT

That IS sad. I hope the new plant has not infected your healthy peony. Very sorry.

    Bookmark   July 16, 2010 at 4:12PM
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ontheteam(5a-6 (S.Eastern, MA))

did they ask youto bring it back for ID? So sorry about it all.

    Bookmark   July 17, 2010 at 6:30PM
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claireplymouth z6b coastal MA

If you're copying a link from photobucket, copy the html code, not the img code. Otherwise, as someone said on another post, use the command but take the spaces out.

Claire

    Bookmark   July 18, 2010 at 1:02PM
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claireplymouth z6b coastal MA

Correction: leave the space between img src, but take all the other spaces out.

Claire

    Bookmark   July 18, 2010 at 1:04PM
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diggingthedirt

And, I think the URL itself (which begins at the http) has to be in double quotes (")

    Bookmark   July 18, 2010 at 4:33PM
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claireplymouth z6b coastal MA

I didn't use double quotes here.

Claire

    Bookmark   July 18, 2010 at 4:52PM
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beausgrrl

Thank you! I'll have to try that out Claire and diggingthedirt. :)

    Bookmark   July 18, 2010 at 6:10PM
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