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white fungus on nectarine tree

i have some white fungus or powder substance forming on my nectarine tree. went to osh, and an employee said it is the watering, and i have altered my watering patterns, but it is still there. any ideas what it could be? i am located around the bay area in california, but not near the coast.

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Powdery mildew? ([url=]Image[/url], [url=]image[/url])

If that's what it is, you might be able to control it by spraying with a mixture of milk and water. You can do a search and find several discussions about it on the various forums. :)

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