Podosphaera spiraeae

    Alternative names
    Sphaerotheca spiraeae

    The white powdery mildew Podosphaera spiraeae attacks Meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria) affecting most parts of the plant.


    Where Meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria) is present.

    When to see it

    When Meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria) is in leaf.

    UK Status

    Widespread in Britain and probably fairly frequent – although not well recorded.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

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    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

    Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

    UK Map