Seeing patches on your bermudagrass? It may be Microdochium patch.

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We have been getting many calls this past week about odd patches showing up on semi-dormant bermudagrass putting greens.  Microdochium patch (formerly Fusarium patch) is a foliar disease caused by Microdochium nivale.  This fungus also is the causal agent of … Continue reading

Buckhorn Plantain

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by Michael D. Denney, Dylan Botelyr, and Wes Dyer Identification: Buckhorn Plantain is a rosette-forming perennial herb with leafless, hairy flower stems. The fruit is composed of egg shaped capsules 1/6” long containing either one or two seeds per flower. Leaves are football … Continue reading

Star-of-Bethlehem

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  by Ashley Averitt, Justin Hickman, and Kyle Grider About Star-of-Bethlehem: Star-of-Bethlehem belongs to the Lily family (Liliaceae), which is closely related to wild garlic and wild onion. It has origins as a cool season perennial ornamental plant, but it … Continue reading

Chickweed

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              by Ethan Flournoy, Doug Martin, and Dustin Miller Identification Chickweed (Stellaria media) is a member of the pink or carnation family (Caryophyllaceae). Chickweed is typically 3 to 8 inches tall and can form a … Continue reading