Rose - Pests and Diseases

Pests and Diseases

Wild roses are host plants for a number of pests and diseases. Many of these are also shared with other plants, including especially other genera of the Rosaceae.

Cultivated roses are often subject to severe damage from insect, arachnid and fungal pests and diseases. In many cases they cannot be usefully grown without regular treatment to control these problems.

Read more about this topic:  Rose

Other articles related to "pests and diseases, disease":

Sweet Oranges - Cultivation - Pests and Diseases - Greasy Spot
... Greasy spot, a fungal disease caused by the Mycosphaerella citri, produces leaf spots and premature defoliation, thus reducing the tree's vigour and yield ...
Panicum Antidotale - Pests and Diseases
... Panicum antidotale is susceptible to yellow stripe disease which is usually found in sugar-cane ... The disease in this grass, in which the virus persists for long periods, is capable not only of infecting sugar-canes in their vicinity, but also serves as new sources of infection when diseased canes have been removed ...

Famous quotes containing the words diseases and/or pests:

    Arrogance, pedantry, and dogmatism ... the occupational diseases of those who spend their lives directing the intellects of the young.
    Henry S. Canby (1878–1961)

    How we love sequestering, where no pests are pestering.
    Lorenz Hart (1895–1943)