Report No. 11:V061
Watermelon: Citrullus lanatus var. lanatus 'Jade Star'
Gummy stem blight: Didymella bryoniae

Evaluation of selected fungicides for the management of gummy stem blight on watermelon, fall 2016.

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First Author: Andy Shirley, University of Florida/IFAS

Additional Authors: G. Vallad, S. Kalb, B. Hughes,H. Adkison

Section: Citrus, Tropical, Vegetables, and Miscellaneous Crops


Geographical location: Florida, United States

Products Tested: Aprovia Top; Bravo WeatherStik; Inspire Super; Luna Sensation; Quadris Opti; Rhyme; Velum Prime

Active chemical(s): Difenoconazole + Benzovindiflupyr; Chlorothalonil; Difenoconazole + Cyprodinil; Fluopyram + Trifloxystrobin; Azoxystrobin + Chlorothalonil; Flutriafol; Fluopyram

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Manufacturer(s): Syngenta; Syngenta; Syngenta; Bayer CropScience; Syngenta; FMC Corporation; Bayer CropScience

Publication date: March 7, 2017

The American Phytopathological Society