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06/06/2013 at 17:49

how do i get rid of white powder of strawberries.

06/06/2013 at 18:19

Are these kept inside or out ?

06/06/2013 at 18:22

in a small polythene greenhouse

06/06/2013 at 18:30

You need to take them out. Sounds like a fungal infection, I wouldn't eat any of the fruit if it has any ( not that you would). Spray with a diluted mixture of milk and water for a couple of days but me personally, would bin the plant. 

I never keep strawberry plants undercover, always outside. You need to ventilate those  plastic greenhouses, otherwise stale air builds up and you get problems with the plants.

06/06/2013 at 18:39

right .thank you will do that.lots of fruit on .six plants in a grow bed .am gutted .so you think the fruit will be usesless then.

06/06/2013 at 18:43

If it's on the fruit, I wouldn't eat it.

06/06/2013 at 18:44

If the milk and water doesnt help, bin the plant cos that will spread to other receptive plants.

06/06/2013 at 19:24

thank you for the advice. hope i can save some .

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