Cucurbit Downy Mildew: Identification and Management
Author(s) Amanda Gevens, Michelle Marks.
Cucurbit downy mildew is a destructive disease of all plants in the gourd family, including cucumber, watermelon, cantaloupe, pumpkin, and squash. This fact sheet covers the disease's life cycle and symptoms and offers effective means of control (4 pages; 2014).Download
Want to learn more?
- National Cucurbit Downy Mildew Forecasting and Disease Information website
- University of Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Pathology website (find current WI disease updates and management information under the Vegetable Crop Updates tab).