Sooty Mould

Hi, my name is: Sooty Mould Describe yourself: I’m definitely one of the most appropriately named pests and diseases going around...I look exactly…

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Phytophthora Root Rot

The fungus Phytophthora (Fye-toff-thra) root rot has caused quite a few disasters as it's traveled around the world. One species (P. infestans) was…

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Downy Mildew

Hi, my name is: Downy Mildew Describe yourself: I get really sick of people thinking I am powdery. He's my cousin, and, to quote him, I am also a…

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Pea Blight

(Pseudomonas syringae pv. pisi and/or P. syringae pv. syringae) The trouble with bacterial diseases is that they can be hard to diagnose accurately.…

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Bacteria

More than 200 different plant bacteria cause plant disease in Australia. However, there's also a host of bacteria that are beneficial to the plants…

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