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Found on St. Augustine lawns.

Discussion in 'Florida Lawn Care Forum' started by jvanvliet, May 30, 2012.

  1. jvanvliet

    jvanvliet LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,944

    Found these on a couple of lawns; anybody have any ideas?

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  2. Landscape Poet

    Landscape Poet LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,638

    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:):):)
     
  3. cgaengineer

    cgaengineer LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 15,778

    Grey mold...
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  4. Landscape Poet

    Landscape Poet LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,638

  5. cgaengineer

    cgaengineer LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 15,778

  6. bugsNbows

    bugsNbows LawnSite Member
    Messages: 170

    Slime mold. Occurs during wet times. Not a big deal other than visually.
     
  7. jvanvliet

    jvanvliet LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,944

    Gray mold... yech.

    Just sharpened the blades :eek: My bad...
     
  8. the_bug_guy

    the_bug_guy LawnSite Member
    Messages: 99

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

    Duekster LawnSite Fanatic
    from DFW, TX
    Messages: 7,961

    I think part of the problem is all the rain you have been complaining about.
     

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