Definition of 'mildew'
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It could also be a symptom of powdery mildew, caused by the dry summer. The Sun (2016)The best way to keep powdery mildew at bay is to ensure plants are growing healthily. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is useful in areas that suffer poor ventilation, mould or mildew. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Soon the whole plant was affected by " powdery mildew '. PHYLLOXERA: How Wine was Saved for the World (2004)Some years, it gets powdery mildew. Times, Sunday Times (2009)HELP me stop my vine getting powdery mildew. The Sun (2012)How can I stop powdery mildew ruining my soft fruits and vegetables? Times, Sunday Times (2010)Everything inside, including large pieces of ancient and discarded furniture, smells of damp and mildew. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Dry summer weather, on the other hand, encourages mildew disease. The Sun (2012)For example, dryness will make some mints susceptible to powdery mildew, a white mould on the leaves and stems. Planning the Organic Herb Garden (1986)HOW do I stop my onions getting ruined by mildew fungus? The Sun (2011)HOW can I stop powdery mildew on my strawberries? The Sun (2014)HOW can I stop my climbing honeysuckle getting powdery mildew? The Sun (2013)HOW can I rid my sweet peas of powdery mildew? The Sun (2015)HOW can I control powdery mildew on a honeysuckle? The Sun (2015)
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