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Lawn Fungus and Disease Control Services Long Island
Disease Control: Lawn, Trees & Plants

TYPES OF FUNGUS & DISEASES

Summer Lawn Diseases


Red Thread
Bright red thread-like strands appear near grass tips or the cut surfaces of the grass blades.


Summer Patch
Yellow patches approximately 6-12 inches in diameter that form rings around healthy grass plants.


Dollar Spot
Straw colored patches about 2-3 inches in diameter with bleached centers and orange borders.


Brown Patch
Circular, yellow-brown patches of discolored, wilting and dead grass.


Leafspot
Oval, purple spots appear on the grass blades along with some yellowing and thinning of the overall turf.


Stripe Smut
Grass blades become pale green and stunted with long, black stripes of spore pustules, infected leaves curl, die and become shredded.


Take-All Patch
Symptoms appear in late spring or early summer as small, circular, light brown to reddish brown patches. Symptoms may persist throughout the summer, reappear in successive years, and can reach diameters of 3 ft or more.