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Deformed Spinach? Could be Crown Mites

By Joan Allen for UConn Extension   Some spinach cultivars are expected to have pretty bumpy, puckered leaves. If your plants are not that type, but the leaves look like that or have small holes in them when they expand, crown mites (Rhizoglyphus sp.) are a possible cause.┬áConditions that favor mite activity and damage are […]