Lawn Problems
Diseases
Brown Patch

Brown Patch is a relatively common disease whose causal agent is Rhizoctonia spp. and it can affect all turfgrass species […]

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Crown Rust

The causal agent for Crown Rust is the plant pathogen ¬†Puccinia coronata. and it affects both ryegrasses and Kentucky Bluegrass. […]

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Dollarspot

The causal agent for Dollar Spot is Sclerotinia homoeocarpa and all turf grass species can be affected. The favourable conditions […]

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Fairyrings

The causal agent of this relatively common disease is fungi related to the¬†Basidiomycete species. This disease is obvious by the […]

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Fusarium

The causal agent of fusarium is Microdochium nivale and most cool season grasses can be affected, particularly during periods of […]

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Leaf Spot on Ryegrass

The causal agent for Leaf Spot is Drechslera & Curvularia spp. and it can affect all turfgrass species. Turf when […]

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Meltingout

The causal agent for Melting Out and Leafspot is a group of fungii that includes Drechslera spp & Curvularia spp. […]

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Red Thread (Pink Patch)

The causal agent for red thread or pink patch is Laetisaria fuciformis and Limonomyces spp. It is generally noticed as […]

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Slime Moulds

The causal agents for this disease include many Basidiomycete spp. It is generally seen in winter when cool and wet […]

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Yellow Tuft

The causal agent for yellow tuft is shlerophthora macrospore and it can affect all turfgrass species. Individual plants form into […]

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