Privet Anthracnose?

Answer Ligustrum vulgare or privet is a medium-sized shrub that averages between 10 and 15 feet tall. It is native to northern Africa and Europe but is naturalized to the eastern United States. Privet is ... Read More »

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Anthracnose on Roses?

The fungus Sphaceloma rosarum causes a disease called anthracnose on roses. The infection is also known as shot-hole fungus, purple spotting and spot anthracnose. It is most severe during the sprin... Read More »

Anthracnose Disease in Poa Grass?

Poa grass is the common name for annual bluegrass (Poa annua). Though annual bluegrass is among the common weeds in landscapes and turf, several members of the poa family, such as Kentucky bluegras... Read More »

Indian Hawthorn Anthracnose?

Anthracnose is a leaf spot disease caused by several fungi, including Colletotrichum gloeosporioides. The fungus causes unsightly blotching on the foliage of ornamental shrubs like hawthorn and, ... Read More »

Maple Diseases: Anthracnose?

The name maple is shared by numerous species of trees and shrubs in the genus Acer. Anthracnose, caused by anthracnose fungi, is a foliar disease that affects the vigor and growth of maples. ... Read More »