Anthracnose of turfgrass is a foliar disease or a basal rot of the lower stem. Foliar
lesions on creeping bentgrass appear reddish-tan (Figure 1). In some cases ...
Anthracnose can occur both as a foliar blight and a rot of the crown, stem base ...
Anthracnose basal rot symptoms vary depending on the grass species affected.
An expanse of green lawn makes a perfect place to relax, have a picnic or play a
yard game. However, unexplained patches of dead grass detract from the ...
Anthracnose is primarily a disease of high maintenance turfgrass, such as annual
bluegrass (Poa annua) and creeping bentgrass (Agrostis stolonifera) at golf.
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Anthracnose is a common fungal infection that affects not only grass, but also
trees and other foliage. It actually refers to a group of different fungi which all
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grass will be more severe in mixed turfgrass ... managing anthracnose on either
annual bluegrass or ... agement practices that have decreased anthracnose.
Fortunately, anthracnose of turfgrass does not infect humans-but it can wreak
havoc on turfgrass. Anthracnose of turfgrass is caused by a fungus known as ...
Identifying anthracnose disease, what causes it to occur and how to treat it. ...
Anthracnose most commonly affects annual meadow grass, but can affect all ...
Figure 1: Symptoms of Anthracnose on turfgrass. (provided by Dr. Eric B. Nelson,
Cornell University). Figure 2: Microscopic view of setae of the fungus. (provided.