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Blackberry Cane Spot


Blackberry Cane Spot

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Caused By:-     The Fungus Elsinoe veneta


Whitish-grey round shaped spots surrounded with a purple margin appear on the canes. Small black fungal fruiting bodies appear in the center of the spots. The canes then die back. Picture by Charles Drake, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University,


Cut out infected canes and spray with a propriety fungicide.

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