Raspberry Plants
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Everbearing Raspberries

Zone eastern ontario canada | johnkii added on August 28, 2011 | Answered

Just as they ripen, they get grey patches on them. Is this caused by bugs or a disease?

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    Heather
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    Answered on August 29, 2011

    This sounds like it may be white drupelet syndrome. No one is quite sure why it happens. Some people think it is caused by sunscald while others feel it is pest damage.
    This article has a little more info:
    http://www.ppdl.purdue.edu/PPDL/weeklypics/9-6-10.html

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