Post a reply

Avatar for Lidadosser
May 30, 2020 1:45 PM CST
Dallas, Texas
Hi,

Can someone answer? I spent lots of time researching and can't get any clear answers. Mint has these white spots. Some bottom leaves are yellow and fall off but it's normal I think as I have a lot on mint. It grows great. But what are those spots? I continue eating eat. See some pictures under microscope, too. These do not come off if I wipe it off. It doesn't look as rust or powdery mildew to me. Maybe I'm wrong. Thanks!

Thumb of 2020-05-30/Lidadosser/756cf5
Thumb of 2020-05-30/Lidadosser/c39f5c
Thumb of 2020-05-30/Lidadosser/38dc4e
Thumb of 2020-05-30/Lidadosser/5f5020
Thumb of 2020-05-30/Lidadosser/545135
Thumb of 2020-05-30/Lidadosser/3f7250
Thumb of 2020-05-30/Lidadosser/ac58f2
Last edited by Lidadosser May 30, 2020 1:51 PM Icon for preview
Avatar for oneeyeluke
May 31, 2020 4:35 AM CST
Name: one-eye-luke US.Vet.
Texas (Zone 8a)
Quitter's never Win
Birds Cat Lover Dog Lover Hummingbirder Organic Gardener
Oedema is a physiological disorder that develops when roots take up water faster than it can be used by the plant or transpired through the leaves. Water pressure builds up in the internal cells of the leaves causing them to burst, leaving dead cells that are visible as a blister, mostly on the leaves. Oedema may also be spelled edema. You and give your plants more lighting and reduce the amount of water they get and that may help.
NOT A EXPERT! Just a grow worm! I never met a plant I didn’t love.✌
Only the members of the Members group may reply to this thread.
Member Login:

( No account? Join now! )

Today's site banner is by Mike and is called "Petunia 'Picasso'"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.