Common Plant Diseases and Disorders

Find out how to recognize and treat wilt, scab, canker, blackspot and more.

Excerpted from How to Grow Practically Everything
Apple Scab is Fungal Disease Common in Damp Areas How To Grow Practically Everything ©Dorling Kindersley Limited 2010

Apple scab

Symptoms include brown leaf spots, leaf drop and scabby and cracked fruit. Cut off scabby shoots, remove fallen leaves and use a fungicide. Also grow resistant cultivars.

Excerpted from How to Grow Practically Everything

© Dorling Kindersley Limited 2010

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