Phyllostica leaf spotCaused by: Phyllostica arachidis-hypogaea
Problem Category: Fungal Disease
Symptoms: Circular lesions with red-brown margins and light brown or tan centers on leaves; centers of lesions may dry out and drop from leaf resulting in a "shot-hole" appearance.
Comments: Phyllostica leaf spot is known to occur in the U.S., India, China, Argentina, Thailand, the Philippenes, Pakistan, Zimbabwe, Niger and Burkino Faso.
Management: Disease is held in check by fungicides applied to control early or late leaf spot.
Control: spray 2 times 10% Cowdung+Asafoetida solution in 10 days interval.