mildew


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mould

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the process of becoming mildewed

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a fungus that produces a superficial (usually white) growth on organic matter

become moldy

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coli O157:H7 numbers increased 1,000- fold more in downy mildew lesions than on healthy lettuce leaf tissue," Brandl explains.
Powdery mildew fungi produce microscopic air-borne dispersal spores with an unusually high water content, enabling them to infect underdrier conditions Some asters, surprisingly, are unaffected by mildew, the elegant, willowy six-footer, Climax, with panicles of powder-blueflower heads one these.
Other lilacs like Miss Kim (which is Syringa patula), Minuet or Donald Wyman, both prestoniae hybrids and the early-flowering hyacinthiflora types like Pocahontas and Vesper Song seem to exhibit more resistance to mildew as well as lengthening the blooming time of lilacs at both ends of the season.
The study, which provided fresh insights into the crop history of wheat and barley and their interaction with the mildew pathogen, found that asexually produced offspring more successful
But impatiens downy mildew was already active in Florida when the year began, says plant pathologist Colleen Warfield of Ball Horticultural Company, a Chicago-based plant breeder and distributor.
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As competition for government contracts, particularly in the field of space exploration, grew more intense, in 1966 Mildew decided to enter the burgeoning commercial communications market.
All this dry weather will very likely lead to powdery mildew on gooseberries and grapes if preparations are not made in time.
Ensure good air circulation in the greenhouse to reduce risk of botrytis, powdery mildew and downy mildew on grapes.
Stop the spread of powdery mildew on roses by spraying with a simple mixture of one part nonfat skim milk and nine parts plain water, repeated weekly until July.
The major appliances giant has introduced Affresh tablets, which are designed to clean mold and mildew stains in high-efficiency washers.
PIPPA SAYS: I suspect that your Jacob's ladder (polemonium) suffered the same fate as one I bought recently - an attack of downy mildew.
Even iF you clean your mask like it says in the -10 TMs and let it completely air dry before you store it, sometimes mildew Forms inside the facepiece, particularly around the drink tube coupling.
With this approval, the pesticide is now indicated for powdery mildew on 219 kinds of vegetables and gray mold that affects strawberries and green peppers specfically.
This descriptive inventory of the Boschplaat, a European Nature Reserve on a Netherlands' barrier island, tracks the balance of an ecosystem composed of sea lavender, the host plant, and its rust and mildew pathogens.