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Watermelon: Citrullus lanatus ‘Regency’
Downy mildew; Gummy stem blight: Pseudoperonospora cubensis; Didymella bryoniae

Management of foliar diseases on watermelon with foliar sprays, 2004

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First Author: P.D. Roberts, Southwest Florida Research & Education Center, UF/IFAS.

Additional Authors: R. Systma, L.A. Bolick

Section: Citrus, Tropical, Vegetable, and Misc. Crops


Geographical location: Florida, United States

Products Tested: PrevAm; Pristine; Omega Grow Plus 2% foliar; Topsin M 70WP; Amistar 80WG; Oxidate Plus 1:100; Cabrio; Bravo WeatherStik; Dithane DF; Seacide 1% foliar; QRD 131 AS 1%; QRD 602 AS; Ranman 40SC; Bravo WeatherStik; Penncozeb 75DF; Amistar

Active chemical(s): Sodium Tetraborohydrate Decahydrate; Boscalid + pyraclostrobin; Fertilizer + fish oil; Thiophanate-methyl; Fosetyl-aluminum; Hydrogen dioxide; Pyraclostrobin; Chlorothalonil; Mancozeb; Fish oil; Experimental; Experimental; Cyazofamid; Chlorothalonil; Mancozeb; Azoxystrobin

Biological Control:

Biorational Product:

Manufacturer(s): Oro Agri, Inc.; BASF Ag Products; Syngenta; United Phophorus, Inc.; Syngenta; BioSafe Systems; BASF Ag Products; Syngenta; Dow AgroSciences LLC; Syngenta; AgraQuest, Inc.; AgraQuest, Inc.; FMC Corporation; Syngenta; United Phophorus, Inc.; Syngenta

Publication date: March 25, 2008

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