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too close to powdery mildew?

Posted by chris_ont 5a Ont (My Page) on
Fri, Jul 13, 07 at 16:26

Hi
I have a Sweet 100 climber growing behind a clump of Black Eyed Susans (Autumn Gold).
Today I noticed that the back of the BES has a little powdery mildew. It's leaves are almost close enough to touch the bottom of the tomato plant.

I removed some stalks/branches inbetween those two plants to let more light and air get in there.

How susceptible to PM are these tomatoes? Both plants look perfectly healthy, otherwise.


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RE: too close to powdery mildew?

The strain of PM that affects your BES will not infest your tomatoes.


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