- Leaf Spot / Melting Out
Leaf Spot / Melting Out (Drechslera poae)
Category: Turf Diseases
A disease which attacks Smooth-stalked Meadow-grass (Poa pratensis). Symptoms are a general browning and gradual disappearance of susceptible grasses. Individual grasses have brown or purple spots with straw-coloured centres. May be found in turf containing susceptible grasses at any time of year.