Sunflower Plants
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Sunflower Problem

Anonymous added on September 9, 2012 | Answered

I am growing sunflowers in my garden, and for a while they seemed to be thriving, but then the leaves started getting this white tinge to them. They are still alive but don't seem healthy. Do you know what this is?

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Nikki
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Answered on September 10, 2012

It is likely powdery mildew. Neem oil can help. Here is more info: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/pesticides/neem-oil-uses.htm

You can also find other home remedies for powdery mildew here: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/disease/powdery-mildew-homemade-and-organic-remedies.htm

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