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jvanvliet
05-30-2012, 07:05 PM
Found these on a couple of lawns; anybody have any ideas?

Landscape Poet
05-30-2012, 11:19 PM
No idea .....the last picture they look almost like pesticide granules that stuck to a moist leaf...the others I have no idea. I am assuming it is a scale of some sort but there are only three that I know of and that does not appear to be any of them.

Time to sharpen your blades though:):):)

cgaengineer
05-30-2012, 11:27 PM
Grey mold...
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Landscape Poet
05-30-2012, 11:43 PM
Grey mold...
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http://aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston/Gardening-Handbook/PDF-files/GH-074--slime-mold-lawn-grass.pdf

cgaengineer
05-31-2012, 05:36 AM
http://aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/galveston/Gardening-Handbook/PDF-files/GH-074--slime-mold-lawn-grass.pdf

Yup, that's it.
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bugsNbows
05-31-2012, 07:56 AM
Slime mold. Occurs during wet times. Not a big deal other than visually.

jvanvliet
05-31-2012, 05:12 PM
No idea .....the last picture they look almost like pesticide granules that stuck to a moist leaf...the others I have no idea. I am assuming it is a scale of some sort but there are only three that I know of and that does not appear to be any of them.

Time to sharpen your blades though:):):)

Gray mold... yech.

Just sharpened the blades :o My bad...

the_bug_guy
06-03-2012, 12:34 PM
Slime mold. Occurs during wet times. Not a big deal other than visually.

Without a doubt the answer. Wash it off with a garden hose and more water or u can mow it off

Duekster
06-03-2012, 12:53 PM
I think part of the problem is all the rain you have been complaining about.