Botrytis Blight in Blueberries


If there is a late freeze or even cold weather during bloom time, check the flowers and young fruit for the presence of Botrytis blight. If Botrytis is present, there will be a gray-green fuzzy growth on the plant tissues. Botrytis will usually cause losses early in the growing season, but a lot of rainy weather during the spring may also lead to Botrytis problems. It is not recommended to treat preventatively for this disease. Treat only if there is a frost that damages blooms or if there has been a significant cold spell.

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