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    Опубликовано: 2024-05-16 21:06:51

    Causes of yellowing of cucumber leaves: diagnosis and measures

    Cucumbers (Cucumis sativus) are one of the most popular vegetable crops in the world. However, one of the problems that gardeners will face is yellowing of plant leaves. This can be a sign of a variety of problems, from nutrient deficiencies to pest or disease infestation.

    One of the main reasons for yellowing of cucumber leaves is insufficient nitrogen in the soil. Nitrogen is necessary for healthy green leaf color and normal plant growth. Lack of this element can lead to yellowing of leaves, especially young leaves. Regular application of nitrogen-rich fertilizers can correct this problem.

    Another possible cause is disease infection or pest attack. For example, fusarium, mold or viral diseases can cause yellowing of leaves and general exhaustion of the plant. Pest control and the use of appropriate fungicides can help combat these problems.

    Also, over- or under-watering can stress cucumbers and cause yellowing of the leaves. It is important to ensure regular and uniform watering, to avoid over-drying or over-moistening of the soil.

    Finally, yellowing of cucumber leaves can be the result of an undesirable reaction to weather conditions. Temperature jumps, cold or too high humidity can cause stress to plants, affecting their appearance.

    It is important to distinguish all these causes of yellowing of cucumber leaves and respond to them in time. Diagnosing the problem and taking appropriate measures will help preserve plant health and productivity. If the problem persists, it is better to contact specialists for advice and assistance.


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