Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Peronospora salviae-officinalis

Peronospora salviae-officinalis Choi, Thines & Shin, 2009

on ? Rosmarinus, Salvia


upper side of the leaf with angular, eventually brown leaf spots. Underside with a thin, greyish purple to light brown fungal down of erect conidiophores that apically several times are dichotomously branching, each branch ending in a globular conidium.

host plants

Lamiaceae, ? oligophagous

Salvia farinacea, officinalis, pratensis, purpurea, verticillata.

The occurrence on Rosmarinus officinalis is still being investigated.


Choi, Shin & Thines (2009a), Hoffmeister, Thines & Maier (2018a), Jage, Klenke, Kruse ao (2017a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kruse, Thiel, Beenken ao (2018d), Kruse, Thiel, Frauenberger ao (2019a), Müller (2015a).

Last modified 21.iv.2020