Pink Snow Mold on Turfgrass


Subject:
Plants by Name , Plants , Water , Grasses , Snow , Pests & Diseases

Description:
Explains pink snow, a phenomenon in which wild grass underlying snow is affected by the fungus Microdochium nivale, causing snow to have a "pinkish cast." Discusses treatment and fungicides, and includes pictures. From the Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic at Cornell University.

Publisher:
Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic, Cornell University

Language:
English

Source:
http://plantclinic.cornell.edu/FactSheets/pinksnowmold/pinksnowmold.htm


PID= res:lii-20468