Poppy Flowers
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Poppies

Zone Zone 1-4 | Eileen Russell-Campbell added on May 14, 2016 | Answered

Foliage growing in black color in places. I have downloaded a photograph, hope you can help. I have had fabulous displays for the last five years here in Sweden.

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    Downtoearthdigs
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    Answered on May 16, 2016

    We did not receive the image.

    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/poppy/growing-poppy-flowers.htm

    Poppies can be susceptible to Downey Mildew, Grey Mold, Powdery Mildew, Tomato Wilt Virus, and Rhizoctonia Root Rot.
    Without seeing the plants or leaves, and the time of year, I would suspect a fungus disease of some type.
    Clean up and dispose of any dead leaves to prevent spread of disease.
    Avoid water splashing onto the leaves with overhead watering and apply a fungicide to the remaining plants on a cool, overcast day.

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