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Definition of downy mildew

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Definition as written by Magpye:

A certain kind of mildew caused by a special fungi. Often confused with sooty mildew and powdery mildew. As with all mildews, it is a problem in hot and humid weather. And, like many fungi it transports its spores. The plants affected will have fuzzy patches on the leaves.


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