Marasmius oreades

Posted in Disease Identification Guide on Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 5:28 pm No Comments
Marasmius oreades

Type 1 Fairy Ring

Basidiomycete fungi

Feeds on soil organic matter, as little as 3% soil OM

Does NOT DIRECTLY kill the grass plant

Kills grass by inducing hydrophobic conditions

Stimulated grass growth, result of release of surplus N

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