The threat of disease lingers over every garden – in the ground or in containers, on flowers and on vegetables. The good news is that most plant diseases don’t cause a rapid death, so if you know what to look for, you can help your plants before it’s too late. The articles you’ll find here are designed to help you understand the basics of plant disease, as well as possible causes for such problems. You’ll learn about some diseases most commonly found in certain plants, like black spot on roses and powdery mildew, as well as tips to help avoid potential problems in the future. Once you learn and understand how to identify and control plant diseases in the garden, you’ll be on your way to healthy growing.