Pink Snow Mold Turfgrass Disease
Cold weather diseases (<32-45 F)
When will it appear?
- Late fall and late spring
- Shaded, wet turf
- Excessive nitrogen fertilization
- Thick thatch or mulch which holds moisture
- Annual Bluegrass
- Perennial Ryegrass
- Circular, water-soaked patches (reddish-brown, tan)
- Patches may have a pink-red boarder
- Matted, tan leaves
Can you see the fungus?