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Plant Disease

Growing isn't always easy. When plant problems present themselves, you can count on WVU Extension specialists and agents for trusted, research-based advice. Learn about common plant diseases.

Browse the Plant Disease Identification Guide

Extension experts help identify, prevent and find solutions to recover from stress, injury and disease in all types of plants. Contact the WVU Extension Service when your plants get sick.

Plant Disease Identification Guide

Cucumber anthracnose.

Managing Garden Diseases

Potato plant herbicide injury: symptoms of exposed growth regulator include wilting foliage.

Identifying & Preventing Herbicide Injury

Plant Diagnostic Clinic

Contact the Clinic

WVU Plant Diagnostic Clinic

G102 South Agricultural Sciences
Morgantown, WV 26506-6108
email Email Mahfuz Rahman
phone 304-293-8838 phone 304-288-9541

Monday - Friday | 8:15 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Closed on WVU Holidays

Collect & Submit Plant Samples

Take & Submit a Plant Sample

Plant Disease Alerts

Currently, no alerts are active. If you see or suspect a plant disease outbreak, please contact Mahfuz Rahman with the WVU Plant Diagnostic Clinic or your local county Extension agent, immediately.

Expert Plant Disease Help

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