Hosta Plant
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Pink fungus on my hosta

Zone Southern NH | Vview7 added on July 21, 2015 | Answered

I have this pink fungus growing on my hostas. How do I get rid of it?

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Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on July 22, 2015

The only fungus that I'm aware of that appears pink is Pink Snow Mold.
It does not generally effect plants, mostly on wet turf in excessive damp conditions.
I would treat the plants with Neem OIl.
This is an effective way to treat fungus on plants.

Here are a few links for you.

http://extension.illinois.edu/focus/index.cfm?problem=pink-snow-mold
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/neem-oil-uses.htm

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