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Spiderwort turning black!

Posted by debrichard z5 Mich (My Page) on
Tue, Jul 1, 14 at 12:04

Hi, my spiderwort, the purple and my blueberry one, are developing spots, also black edges on the leaves. Is this a fungus, my peonies have a fungus so I wonder if it spreads? dO i cut it back to the ground, I may get away with just 1/2 way and it still may look ok, would that be better? I'll wait til they're done blooming.
thanks!


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RE: Spiderwort turning black!

its hard to give you any opinion w/o a pic ...

with the extreme heat and humidity.. all night long in MI this last week... i would suspect mildew ....

ken


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