PLEASE!! don't use chemicals!!
go to your local nursery and ask for BORDEAUX dust...it's organic and
non-chemicalised and it works!!!
In article <37614717.9D2ED753 at erols.com>, Tom Speight <tomsp8 at erols.com>
>I have been struggling for the last year with a white powdery fungus
>that gets on my African Violets and ferns and selected other
>houseplants within our new home. I place the infected plants outside for
>a week or so and the fungus disappears but it reappears within days of
>returning them inside. It also leaves a sticky substance on the carpets
>and nearby furniture so I really want to get rid of this. Tried Orthonex
>[sp?] and several other fungal sprays, but they don't seem to work. Is
>there any treatment for this?