White Powdery Growth On Plants???
bengaia at ihug.co.nz
Mon Jun 17 15:17:10 EST 2002
Luke Jacobs wrote:
> Hi there
> Does anyone perhaps know why some of my plants get white powdery growth on
> their leaves? If I don't wipe it off, inevitably the plant starts to die.
> What is this and how do I prevent it?
> Luke Jacobs
> South Africa
Sounds like woolly aphid, thrives in warm moist conditions. In my experience
the best cure is to wipe it off! Some people blast the plants with a hose.
Garlic and organic sprays don't seem to work.
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