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Select a disease from the list below for more information. [NOTE: use the back button to return to this page.]

Verticillium Wilt

Mint Rust
(Rust Life Cycle)

Powdery Mildew

Mint Spotted Wilt

Black Stem Rot

Leaf Blight

Stolon Decay and Canker

Also see:

Root-Lesion Nematode
and Veticillium Wilt Interactions

Mint Nematode

Root-Knot Nematode


Verticillium Wilt Symptoms

Verticillium Wilt Symptoms (note terminal leaves are twisted and bronzed)

This section contains information on the management of the major diseases affecting peppermint. This information is available from the PNW Disease Control Handbook web site developed by Dr. Jay Pscheidt  and Dr. Cynthia Ocamb in the Department of Botany and Plant Pathology at OSU.  To review peppermint diseases, select a specific disease from the contents menu or go to the PNW Disease Control Handbook and type peppermint in the search field.