Root Diseases

A number of fungi can infect turfgrass roots and cause significant damage. The most important diseases are Pythium, brown patch, take-all, fairy ring, kikuyu yellows and spring dead patch.

Using fungicides to control these diseases can be difficult, as getting chemicals to the target can be a problem. Generally fungicides are applied in high water volumes or after application irrigation is used to move the chemicals into the root zone.

Timing of chemical application must be optimum and generally, this correlates to specific soil temperatures for each disease.

Recommended products

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Banol Turf and Ornamental

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Bayfidan Turf Fungicide

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Interface Stressgard Turf Fungicide

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Signature Stressgard Systemic Fungicide

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Other Problems

Anthracnose - Bayer Golf Management

Anthracnose

Anthracnose is a selection of fungal diseases that either...

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Dollar Spot - Bayer Golf Management

Dollar Spot

The first symptoms of Dollar Spot are small, circular and...

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Fusarium - Bayer Golf Management

Fusarium

Fusarium is a fungal disease that first appears as small,...

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Gray Leaf Spot - Bayer - Golf Management

Gray Leaf Spot

Gray leaf spot is a foliar disease which can infect leaves...

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Helminthosporium - Bayer Golf Management

Helminthosporium

Helminthosporium is a fungal disease that occurs on all...

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powdery mildew

Powdery mildew

Powdery mildew is a fungal disease that affects a wide...

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Rust - Bayer Golf Management

Rust

Rusts are fungal diseases that have many different species...

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White rust - fungal turf disease - get rid of white rust

White Rust

Chrysanthemum white rust is a disease of plants caused by...

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Take All Patch - Bayer - Golf Management

Take-all Patch

Formerly known as ophiobolus patch, Take-all patch is a...

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Spring Dead Spot - Bayer - Golf Management

Spring Dead Spot

First symptoms of this disease often appear in the spring...

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Brown Patch - Bayer - Golf Management

Brown Patch

The most widespread of all turf grass diseases. It is not...

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dollar spot

Leaf and Crown diseases

A number of fungi can infect turfgrass leaves and stems,...

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Pythium Root Rot - Bayer - Golf Management

Pythium Root Rot

The first symptoms of Pythium Root Rot are normally...

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Spring Dead Spot

Spring Dead Spot

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