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Powdery mildew . . . how do I get rid of it?

Powdery mildew is one of the most frustrating and recognizable plant diseases a gardener will experience. Depending on the plant type affected, it can either be merely unsightly, or it can cause a reduced yield of buds and fruit, and can affect the flavor of what does appear. Powdery Mildew What plants are susceptible to powdery mildew? Well, there are several strains, and because of that, most plants are susceptible to one form or another. You see it a lot in roses, lilacs, cannabis, zinnias, and several food-bearing plants like beans, cucumbers, squash, grapes, and melons. Usually, powdery mildew will not actually kill your plants. It’s definitely ugly and frustrating, but not…

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